Astronomical and geophysical observatory in Modra, Slovakia

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Address:

Astronomical observatory
P.O.Box 4
900 01 Modra
Slovakia
tel.: +421 336475261

Longitude:

17°,27402056 E

Latitude:

48°,37327278 N

Altitude:

531.10 m

MPC code:

118

One thousand Geminids above Tenerife

On the night of December 13/14, 2017, the AMOS meteor camera at Teide Observatory, Tenerife, Canary Islands, captured about 1,000 meteors, displayed on this composite image. The brightest one reached -9 magnitude. Tenerife station is part of a growing global monitoring AMOS network.

Principal Investigator Juraj Tóth, Comenius University in Bratislava, Slovakia

Credit: Juraj Tóth, Comenius University in Bratislava, Slovakia

 

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