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What a radiant is: a stunning picture of the 2007 Geminids January 6, 2008

Posted by dorigo in astronomy, internet, science.

 A truly wonderful picture of the 2007 Geminids, taken by Erno Berko. A picture can be indeed be worth a thousand words: this one shows the concept of “radiants” for meteor showers. In it you see 123 meteors  collected in 113 frames takeb between December 12th and 15th last year.

The original picture can be found at the nasa pic of the day site.



1. Michael Schmitt - January 7, 2008

It is definitely a wonderful picture. Thanks!

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