Location of photoMonts d'Arrée, Bretagne, France
Date/Time of photo09/26/06
EquipmentCanon 350D DSLR camera and Sigma 10-20 mm lens at 10 mm f/4.0.
2 minute exposure at ISO 800 in RAW mode.
DescriptionJust at dawn, the zodiacal light is almost vertical when viewed from France. Above, the horizon, it extend from Leo into Gemini. Saturn is at upper right, near M 44, the Beehive cluster.
See an animation of the rising zodiacal light in this page: