Milky Way in Winter Triangle

Date & Time: Nov 18 1998, 25:25 JST(+0900), 27min. Exp.
Optical: SMC Takmar f=55mm F3.5, Aperture: F3.5
Auto-guided with TAKAHASHI EM-200 Equatorial
Camera: PENTAX 67
Film: Ektachrome E200 (+1EV pushed)
Location: Ooizumi vil., Yamanashi pref.
Digitized by Kodak PRO PHOTO CD Service

This image shows you the star field around the Winter Triangle which is formed from Betelgeuse, Sirius and Procyon. Very fine Milky Way is crossing the noticeable triangle slantly, and many reddish diffused nebulae are scattered around the Milky Way. Almost all of those cannot be seen by naked eyes.

Panorama of winter's Milky Way

Winter's Milky Way & Zodiacal light

Copyright(c) 1999 by Naoyuki Kurita, All rights reserved.
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