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Category:Scenic
Subcategory:Night Sky
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Keywords:astronomy, cosmos, earth, landscape, light pollution, milky way, mount rainier national park, nasa, nature, night sky, perseids, places, stars, travel
"Skyfall" - Mt. Rainier National Park

"Skyfall" - Mt. Rainier National Park

Chosen as NASA's Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD) August 25th, 2015
and Amateur Astronomy Picture of the Day (AAPOD) January 15th, 2016

Object: Perseid Meteors with the Milky Way over Mount Rainier
Optics: Rokinon 24mm
Mount: Tripod
Camera: Nikon D800
F/stop: F/1.4
Exposure: 45 x 13 seconds
ISO: 3200
Mode: RAW
White Balance: Daylight
Filter: None
Conditions: Temp. 40 F
Date: August 13th, 2015
Location: Mount Rainier National Park
Processing: Photoshop CC