Alex Roca
Image taken:
Sep. 30, 2008
Hortoneda, Lerida SPAIN
Today, this morning, the white cone of the Zodiacal light was clearly seen. The picture was taken with a Nikon D40 camera, 1600 ISO f 5.6 exposure 3 minutes. on a telescope to follow heavens motion manually in order to see stars as points. The constelation in the cone is Leo and de open cluster above the cone is M44 (Praesepe)
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