[6 ] Geosynchronous satellite tracks in the field of view mof the asteroid Pallas

Photographer:
 
Al Brockman
Telescope:
  Takahashi FSQ-106 at f/5
Orientation:
   
Camera:
  SBIG ST-8XME at -20°C
Image Scale:
  7 arc sec/pixel, FOV 90' x 60'
Mount:
  Paramount ME on an ATS portable pier
Exposure type:
  L 395 x 10", Binned 2x2
Location:
  Ningaloo Skies Observatory, Exmouth, Western Australia on 2007, Sep 8

 

Clavius

 

Additional Notes: mages dark subtracted and scanned for satellite trails. Each group of trails were average combined in Image Plus 2.82. These were then combined together using the maximum option to produce the final image.

 

 
 
 
 
Design and production 2009 by Al Brockman