Milky Way from Vega, Altair to Sagittarius

Date & Time: Jul 4 1998, 25:21 JST(+0900), 24min. Exp.
Optical: SIGMA MF f=24mm F2.8, Aperture: F4.0
Auto-guided with TAKAHASHI EM-200 Equatorial
Film: Ektachrome E200
Location: Subashiri halfway up Mt. Fuji, Shizuoka pref.

 You can see the Milky Way in summer dividing the Vega and the Altair, flowing down toward the Sagittarius in lower southern skies. A shadow in lower right hand side is a range of Mt. Fuji. The Milky Way starts sinking to west skies after midnight in this season.

Milky Way goiong down to Mt. Fuji

Scutum to Sagittarius

Copyright(c) 1998 by Naoyuki Kurita, All rights reserved.
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