Stars

Startrails

Submitted by dorner on Wed, 05/12/2021 - 01:53

An exposure of roughly 1.2 hours in the direction of the celestial North Pole: 

startrails

This was my first try to take a startrails photo. I took it in the Observatorio del Roque de los Muchachos on the Canary Island of La Palma in March 2017 - well, my camera took it, while I was working (night shift observing wit the MAGIC telescopes). The exposure was 4661 seconds with ISO 200.