Perseid Meteor in the Philippines
JV Noriega, a fellow astronomy enthusiast, took this photo of the Perseid meteor on August 13, 2011 at 12:35 am:
I’m very happy and proud that he was able to capture this beatiful shot despite the poor weather in the Philippines plus the light coming from the gibbous moon! According to him, it was indeed a God-given shot!
Congrats JV Noriega! If you want to see more of his astronomy images, kindly visit his site .
Clear Skies and enjoy the Perseid meteor shower this weekend!