Starry Night

Three words I uttered when I saw the night sky last Nov. 7: Oh my god!

Finally, after I came back from the U.S. and China, this was the only time (and day) I witnessed a remarkable crystal clear night sky here in Quezon City.

Unbelievable, indeed.

 

Equipment used: Canon EOS 450D placed on a tripod

Airplane

Mars above the constellation Leo

Venus rising in the SE horizon

The Famous Big Dipper of the constellation Ursa Major

The brighest star is Sirius, alpha star of the constellation Canis Major

Canis Major, Orion and Lepus

Star Trails

~ by Stella's Gaze on November 7, 2009.

2 Responses to “Starry Night”

  1. cant figure where to look in finding leo. did you take the picture at 4:00am? if im to look at around 11pm, which direction can i find leo? thanks.

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