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SKY-MAP.ORG / WIKISKY • View topic - PLEASE CAN SOMEONE EXPLAIN WHAT IM SEEING HERE

PLEASE CAN SOMEONE EXPLAIN WHAT IM SEEING HERE

PLEASE CAN SOMEONE EXPLAIN WHAT IM SEEING HERE

Postby jethrob » Wed Feb 17, 2010 11:12 am

http://server6.sky-map.org/snapshot?img ... ction=zoom

ITS STRANGE, IS IT A CAMERA ANOMALY?
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Re: PLEASE CAN SOMEONE EXPLAIN WHAT IM SEEING HERE

Postby pandemonium » Fri Aug 27, 2010 8:32 am

I'm certainly no expert, but to me that looks like the feedhorn and supporting brackets of a satellite dish being superimposed onto what it was capturing. /shrug
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Re: PLEASE CAN SOMEONE EXPLAIN WHAT IM SEEING HERE

Postby Imiimi » Tue Jan 18, 2011 12:58 pm

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Re: PLEASE CAN SOMEONE EXPLAIN WHAT IM SEEING HERE

Postby admin » Wed Jan 19, 2011 10:36 am



Image Image

It's image defect caused by light from nearby bright star reflected in telescope mirror. You can find such artifacts on DSS all sky survey around many bright stars.
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