Luis Argerich
Image taken:
Jan. 4, 2012
Location:
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Details:
The quadrantids are supossed to be a North Hemisphere shower but, with some degree of luck, you can catch some of them from the South Hemisphere. From my position at 35 degrees south the radiant in Bootes was just above the horizon at 4am, the time for the shower maximum. In this photo I got a bright meteor that I also saw visually and there's a very faint second meteor just above the bright one that the camera captured but I couldn't see with the naked eye. Coma Berenices is easy to recognize towards the left side of the photo. Not easy but not impossible.
 
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