Location of photoPlacerville, CA
Date/Time of photo2009 Jan 3 - 05:02AM PST
EquipmentCanon 20D, 18-55mm @ 40mm, f/3.5, TV, 10sec, ISO 1600
Fixed Manfrotto Tripod, 501 Video Head
DescriptionThis photograph shows one of the stunning Quadrantids from the Jan 3, 2009 shower/storm. Tonight was an awesome spectacle, showering us with meteors faster than we could count them. This was easily one of the finest showers we've ever seen, rivaling even the Gemenids of 2001.
Photo Credit: j.reynolds, j.mcnabb, c.mcnabb