Caption: Timelapse footage of star trails over an ancient tower. The stars appear to move across the sky at night due to the rotation of the Earth. The north celestial pole is at upper right. Filmed in the Alborz Mountains, Iran.

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Keywords: alborz, asia, asian, astronomical, astronomy, circle, circles, iran, iranian, night sky, night-time, north celestial pole, pole, rotating, rotation, space, star, starry, stars, time lapse, time-lapse, timelapse, tower, trail, trailing, trails

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Star trails

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Duration: 00:00:09.06

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