Two Iridium Flares in a Single Exposure

Photographer
eschbacm@netscape.net
Email
eschbacm@netscape.net
Location of photo
Glenmoore, PA
Date/Time of photo
08/09/18
Equipment
Canon 6D 24-70mmm L f4 at 28mm piggybacked on CG-5
Description
I noticed that two Iridium flares were scheduled to occur within 3minutes of each other. With not much time to set up, I simply eyeballed alignment of my mount and turned on the clock drive. I captured this this 200-second exposure at f6.7 showing the parallel flares of magnitudes 8 and 4. The photo also captured Cassiopeia on the left.
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