Caption: Timelapse footage showing the trails of the stars as they move around the sky. The stars' apparent motion is due to the rotation of the Earth. The brightest star near the axis of rotation is Polaris, the Pole Star. Filmed in South Dakota, USA.

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Star trails, timelapse

K003/6151 Royalty Free

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Duration: 00:00:33.26

Frame size: 1920x1080

Frame rate: 29.97

Audio: No

Format: QuickTime, Photo JPEG 100%, progressive scan, square pixels

File size: 1.3G


Capture format: DSLR - AVCHD

Frame size: 1280x1080

Codec: DVCPRO HD 1080i60

Interlaced: Yes

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