Caption: Timelapse footage of stars and clouds above jagged mountains. The glow from the lights of Rapid City, South Dakota, USA, outlines the mountains and illuminates the clouds. The pole star, Polaris, is at top centre, remaining stationary as the rest of the stars revolve around it. Original is 4K. Filmed in South Dakota, USA, in summer.

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Keywords: aircraft lights, all night, america, atmosphere, atmospheric, cirrus, clouds, environment, light pollution, meteorological, meteorology, north america, sky, star, starry, stars, stratocumulus, summer, sunrise and sunset, timelapse, united states, us, usa, variably cloudy, weather

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Light pollution and stars, timelapse

K003/7508 Royalty Free

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Duration: 00:00:41

Frame size: 1920x1080

Frame rate: 30

Audio: No

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

File size: 1.5G


Capture format: DSLR - AVCHD

Codec: Photo - JPEG

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