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UT 3, 4 & The Milky Way [video]

FROM THE FILM: SIDEREAL MOTION

 

1,159 thirty-sec exposures spanning more than 10.5 hours. The irregular galaxies Small and Large Magellanic Clouds (SMC and LMC, respectively) are visible towards the middle of the time-lapse sequence. Very Large Telescope, Paranal Observatory, Atacama Desert, Chile, 23-24 Aug 2009 (Nikon D700).

 

© 2009 José Francisco Salgado, PhD

 

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Taken on August 23, 2009