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Meteor or satellite?


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I managed to capture this on my recent visit to La Palma, clearly one of the 'streaks' is a satellite...but what about the other? I can't make my mind up, any toughts anyone? Exposure was 60seconds with a 135mm lens on my self modded canon 1000d on an astrotrac mount. Comments appreciated. Thanks.

John

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Hard to say. Could be a satellite if it was rotating slowly, or had a very specific refllection angle (like the Iridium sats do). Also looks like a pretty classical meteor trail... Not sure there is anything from the image that would tell the difference, unless you could identify a specific satellite at that time/place...

Nice image :)

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