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Winter constellations
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Instrument   10 mm focal length
Exposure & film   30 s with digital camera Canon 350D + Sigma 10-20 1:4-5.6
Date & place   October 13, 2006, Monts d'Arrée (Finistère)
In this pictures are presents the greatest winter constellations with, from bottom left:
- Canis Major with Sirius, its main star
- Orion, one of the best asterism in the sky
- The Taurus in the upper right corner
- Canis Minor in the upper left corner.
A Quarter Moon tint the sky in blue and illuminate the mist filling the valleys. At the horizon, the cities near the sea cast their light pollution.
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