Bright Meteor and artificial satellite crossing Cygnus constellation

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Guillaume Doyen

Brittany, France

Technical Data :
Canon EOS 600 D (unmodified) + 50 mm f/1.8 lens + lxd75 mount
F/3.2
ISO 3200
30 seconds

This shot of the Milky way in Cygnus constellation was supposed to be a test shot checking for the focus of my lens.

During this 30-second exposure, a long and bright meteor crossed the region almost horizontally next to Deneb star.

The other trail is an artificial satellite.

2015-08-10T00:00:00

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