Milky Way going down to Mt. Fuji


Date & Time: Aug 8 1997, 25:37 JST(+0900), 15min. Exp.
Optical: SIGMA MF f=24mm F2.8, Aperture: F4.0
Auto-guided with TAKAHASHI EM-200 Equatorial
Camera: MINOLTA XD
Film: Fujicolor Super G Ace 400
Location: Subashiri halfway up Mt. Fuji, Shizuoka pref.




 The Great Triangle in summer is sinking to the silhouette of Mt. Fuji. You can see the Vega in Lyra in right hand side, the Altair in Aquila in the opposite side across the Milky Way from Vega. And a bright star in upper is the Deneb in Cygnus.




The flowing Milky Way in summer

Vega, Altair to Sagittarius


Copyright(c) 1997 by Naoyuki Kurita, All rights reserved.
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