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980 Anacostia

19.10.2021 at 01.48 - 01.56 - Janakkala, Tervakoski (II)
Petri Kuossari, Riihimäen tähtit. yhdistys

On Monday night, I photographed the Asteroid 980 Anacostia overpass to the Seti Institute, would look like positive observations. This finding led to more detailed research at the Seti Institute as a researcher by Joe Asencio. In a month, I will probably get more accurate data on the overrun.

Images: 3 pcs • Comments: 2 pcs

Rare halos

19.10.2021 at 20.50 - 23.50 - Juva (III)
Petri Martikainen, Ursa (Itä-Suomi)

A nice haloshow in the light of the moon struck strangely after a long relentless season. I put the camera to capture the stack as soon as I got home from things. Zykki and 120 ° saur also shone brightly in the sky for a while, but the latter in particular faded away really quickly. Fortunately, it had barely fit in the camera's field of view. After that, I went to another camera to take pictures of the whole sky, but the best moment had already passed. Even the northern lights seemed to stick to the full sky. The main image is a gif animation from 9:32 pm to 10:02 pm, images of unprocesse...

Images: 8 pcs • Comments: 3 pcs

Abell 85 / CTB1

19.10.2021 at 19.15 - 20.30 - Kangaslampi (I)
Erik Pirtala, Warkauden Kassiopeia

Lokakuu on ollut varsin surkea havaintokelien osalta. Kuun ihan ensimmäisinä päivinä aloitettu projekti tuli maaliin viime yönä, kun Itä-Suomeenkiin saatiin parin tunnin kirkas pätkä. Kuvasin tämän kohteen 17,2 -tuntisena projektina . Sumu on kapeakaistassa HOO -paletissa, ja tähän on löyty RGB -tähdet päälle. Todella himmeä ja haastava kohde. Tässä meni aikansa että löysi edes sinne päin toimivan määrän ja maskauksen kohinanpoistolle. Herkästi näissä himmeissä siloittelee liikaa ja tekee lopputuloksesta liian muovisen. H-alfa: 9hO-III: 7,2hRGB:20min per kanava = 1h Suurempi kuva ja tekniset t...

Comments: 1 pcs

Iridium 29

19.10.2021 at 21.21 - Siilinjärvi (III)

I bongas on a very short-lived (about a second, about roughly) yet very bright satellite reflection repo shooting trip. Based on the Heavensat study, the most likely candidate to cause reflection is Iridium 29 ( #24944).

Images: 2 pcs • Comments: 2 pcs

All-sky aurora

19.10.2021 at 21.00 - 22.00 - Salla (IV)
Dennis Lehtonen

When I reached Suhru Ruuhijärvi, I was practically in the state of mind that I could tread straight back home. Lots of bustle in the sky and a bright full moon. The lake was also partially frozen and no reflection images would be obtained. It was really cold there too, my outside gauge looked -12 and on the lake that always feels worse. Even your fingers are always frozen when you adjust the camera. As for the northern lights, they pretty much covered the whole sky at several moments, the brightness just moderately, sometimes with a nice movement. The moon also had a great halo. Worth monitori...

Images: 3 pcs • Comments: 2 pcs

Active aurora band

19.10.2021 at 20.00 - 22.30 - Valtimo (III)
Eero Karvinen

The northern lights and the halo of the moon were able to delight comfortably in the early evening. As the moon moved higher, the northern lights also ceased. The pictures were taken from the shore of the lake and used a big 100. The northern lights were bright at this point and the green color was seen racing with the halo of the moon.

Images: 2 pcs • Comments: 1 pcs

Rare halos

19.10.2021 at 21.40 - Lappeenranta (III)
Liam Sanchez

On the sauna ice for a moment, the wondered "is that" line in the sky "dim Northern Lights" changed to "get the camera, don't steam the lens, remove the lens cap" : D I mostly leave the identification of halos to the wiser!

Images: 3 pcs • Comments: 1 pcs

Quiet aurora arc

19.10.2021 at 22.00 - Kuusamo (II)
Voitto Pitkänen

Clear skies for a long time and a magnificent arc of northern lights with the moon. Frost tightens to record levels.

Comments: 1 pcs

Several halo forms

19.10.2021 at 20.22 - 20.45 - Suomenniemi (III)
Risto Karhula, Ursa (Helsinki)

Halos on both sides of the moon. At first it looked as if the shadow or image of the moon had been in the halo on the right. The left appeared a little later. The picture is from this stage, taken at 20:38. In the picture, the moon and halos are angular, but when viewed from the eye the moon is round, almost a full moon. Likewise, the "shadows" of the moon were round. But the halos were initially "salmiak" shaped, the halos narrowed towards the end.

Comments: 2 pcs

Quiet aurora arc

18.10.2021 at 21.50 - 22.30 - Turku (II)
Paula Mattila

In the evening the sky brightened and for an hour I watched what was happening in the northern sky, the dim arc of northern lights was soon visible and for a moment activated so that I could see it with the naked eye despite the city lights.

Comments: 2 pcs

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