A Dipper, a Lion, and a Planet in the morning sky

on Thursday, November 3, 2016

Photographed on the morning of November 2, 2016 in Hickory Run State Park, Pennsylvania is this view looking east. You can see the Big Dipper asterism, the constellation Leo and the planet Jupiter just making it over the tree tops at 5:30 AM local time. The glow in the lower left is sky glow from nearby lights.

Tech Specs: Canon 6D, , Canon EF17-40mm f/4L USM lens, tripod mounted, ISO 3200, 25 seconds, f/4, 17mm.

To leave a comment you must be a member of our community.
Login to your account now, or register for an account to start participating.
No one has commented yet.
Join our Community!

Our community is FREE to join. To participate you must either login or register for an account.


Receive news, sky-event information, observing tips, and more from Astronomy's weekly email newsletter. View our Privacy Policy.

Find us on Facebook