Geminid Meteor | Victor C. Rogus

Victor C. Rogus
Location of photo
Jadwin, Missouri
Date/Time of photo
12-13-12 3:00 AM
50mm Carl Zeiss lens @ f1.4, Cannon 60Da Losmandy GEM
GOT ONE! This morning (12-13-12) at about 3:00 AM, I caught this Geminid Meteor slicing through the bowl of the Big Dipper (Ursa Major). Notice the beautiful spectrum of color as it burns up in our atmosphere! A beautiful display saw well over 100 meteors and the best show will be tonight.