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Starlink-satelliitteja - 14.8.2022 at 02.23 - 14.8.2022 at 02.24 Seinäjoki Observation number 108638

Visibility IV / V


The intention was to shoot the Perseids, but laziness struck and I tuned the camera to the south-west facing terrace to take a random video. The idea was that if a shooting star were to catch on. I only noticed on Monday that these starlinks were detected and only then did I check what has been caught on the videos. Nicely, this time it was the luck of the draw :)

After the Starlinks, there is something flashing on the same track, maybe some scrap related to this launch.

On Tuesday night, I tried to take pictures of these on purpose, but visually I couldn't see anything. However, the video was captured, but really dimly. I will post my own report on this later.


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  • Observation target
    • Satellite
  • Name of the observation target
    • Starlink-satelliitteja
Technical information

Nikon D5300 + sigma 85mm f1.4 - 1080p25 video (f1.4 - 1/30s - ISO12800). Video noise smoothed out a bit.

Comments: 5 pcs
Tero Sipinen - 18.8.2022 at 09.30 Report this

No nyt on mahtava Starlink-video! Kävipä tuuri :)

Arto Oksanen - 18.8.2022 at 11.09 Report this

Hieno video!

Timo Alanko - 18.8.2022 at 21.38 Report this

Kerta kaikkiaan hieno!

Mikko Peussa - 18.8.2022 at 23.48 Report this

Hieno onnistuminen letkan taltioinnissa.

Lasse Nurminen - 19.8.2022 at 12.44 Report this

Mainio pätkä!

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