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Milkyway and Venus rise (Video)

The following timelapse movie shows the rising Venus and the Milkyway. The individual photographs from which the animated sequence was created, were taken at the Roque de Los Muchachos, La Palma, Canary Islands during an observing run at the Nordic Optical Telescope (NOT).

  • Roque de Los Muchachos, La Palma, Canary Islands, Spain
  • 3rd of March, 2014
  • Nikon D300 f/3.5 ISO 2500
  • exposure time per photograph: 20s
  • Time lapse interval: 120s
  • duration: approx. 1.5h