Credit: BABAK TAFRESHI/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Timelapse of the Geminid meteor shower. This annual shower is created as Earth sweeps through dusty debris from the extinct comet Phaethon. In this early morning video about two dozen shooting stars flash in the sky near the star Sirius. At right is the constellation of Orion. Filmed in the Zagros mountains of Iran in mid December.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: astronomical, astronomy, comet, constellation, constellations, december, early morning, iran, iranian, meteor, middle east, middle-east, mountain range, night sky, night-sky, orion, phaethon, scenery, scenic, shooting star, shooting stars, sirius, space, star, starry sky, stars, time lapse, time-lapse, timelapse, zagros mountains

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.

Geminid meteor shower, timelapse

K003/8279 Rights Managed

Downloadable master

Duration: 00:00:36.08

Frame size: 1920x1080

Frame rate: 24

Audio: No

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

File size: 388.3M

Original

Capture format: Digital Image Sequence

Codec: Photo - JPEG

Please contact Science Photo Library if you require the original, or other formats.

 

Save watermarked comp

Request un-watermarked file

Price clip Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator