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Video: Star Trails over the Kitt Peak Visitor Center

[Mayall Star Trails]

About this image

30 second time-lapse (740 frames at 24fps) of stars rotating over the NOAO Mayall 4-meter telescope at Kitt Peak National Observatory. Taken 29 May 2012, one day after First Quarter, 60% of the moon showing.

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Minimum credit line: P. Marenfeld & NOAO/AURA/NSF

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