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Andromeda, Perseid Meteor and a Mystery Satellite
Contest Number: 168 Contest Theme: Night Sky Lens: HD Pentax-DA 55-300mm PLM Camera: Pentax KP Shutter Speed: Above 6s Aperture: F4.5 
Posted By: kwb, 08-29-2020, 01:20 PM

This is a stack of 36 images (total of 1150 seconds) shot using Astrotracer on a travel tripod from my heavily light-polluted back yard. I found one image with a Perseid meteor and another with a mystery satellite, of course both of them were washed away after stacking, so I manually blended them back in post.
(Mystery satellite turned out to be CSO 1, a French military imaging satellite.)

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