2007 Aurigid Composite | Chris Peterson

Photographer
Chris Peterson
Email
clp@alumni.caltech.edu
Location of photo
Guffey, Colorado, USA
Date/Time of photo
1 Sep 2007, midnight to dawn
Equipment
Video allsky camera, PC164C with fisheye lens.
Description
The image is a digital composite of 49 Aurigid meteors captured the morning of the shower. Nearly all occurred over about one hour, and a double peak of activity was detected, the first at UT 11:20 and the second at UT 11:35. The first peak showed a rate of over 100 meteors per hour brighter than mag 2.
Website
http://www.cloudbait.com/science/aurigid2007.html