Video – The ISS Crosses Air Traffic Between Jupiter and Venus

The series of images from the previous post as a time-lapse movie.

The International Space Station (ISS) streaks across the sky over eastern Pennsylvania on February 13th, 2012 at 7:13PM eastern time. The space station’s path across the sky started in the lower left portion of the sky (23° above WSW). It passed between Jupiter and Venus (the brightest two objects in the sky, Venus being closer to the horizon), made an X with some airline traffic, then faded away in the upper right (58° above NNW). It was visible for approximately two minutes.

The final frame is all thirty nine 30 second exposures merged into one image.

Read more about this ISS flyover…

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~ by peeancefreeance on February 14, 2012.

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