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Chilean campsite lights July 2 2019


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Martin Ratcliffe
Time of observation
03/07/2019 - 00:21
Milky Way, Jupiter, Saturn
Observing location
Vicuña, Chile
Canon 6D
14mm Rokinon F2.8
15s, ISO 2000
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This is a single frame from a time-lapse sequence and someone with a red flashlight walked though the scene on the evening following the 2019 total solar eclipse, observed from Elqui Valley, Vicuña, Chile. The Milky Way, Jupiter, and Saturn rise in this wide-angle view, showing part of the campground adjacent to mine housing the Virgin Galactic group with guide, Nigel Henbest. Time of observation as recorded on the camera in Chile local time (UT-4)

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