Submission Gallery: 2012 Perseid Meteor Shower

See new, spectacular, or mysterious sky images.
User avatar
owlice
Guardian of the Codes
Posts: 8280
Joined: Wed Aug 04, 2004 4:18 pm
Location: Washington, DC

Submission Gallery: 2012 Perseid Meteor Shower

Postby owlice » Sat Aug 11, 2012 4:28 pm


Please post your 2012 Perseid meteor images on this thread. Please see this thread before posting images; posting images demonstrates your agreement with the possible uses for your image.

Those viewing the thread: this thread may be updated several (or many!) times over the next few days. Check back to see the latest images!

Thank you!
A closed mouth gathers no foot.

User avatar
owlice
Guardian of the Codes
Posts: 8280
Joined: Wed Aug 04, 2004 4:18 pm
Location: Washington, DC

Re: Submission Gallery: 2012 Perseid Meteor Shower

Postby owlice » Sat Aug 11, 2012 4:42 pm

Fireball over Zapato de la Reina
Copyright: Roberto Porto
perseida 2012 zapato reina 1-2422.jpg


Niedersachsen Perseids
Copyright: Peter Muks
Perseiden.jpg
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.
A closed mouth gathers no foot.

User avatar
owlice
Guardian of the Codes
Posts: 8280
Joined: Wed Aug 04, 2004 4:18 pm
Location: Washington, DC

Re: Submission Gallery: 2012 Perseid Meteor Shower

Postby owlice » Sat Aug 11, 2012 11:20 pm

Perseid over Szent Gyorgy Hill
http://www.astrophoto.hu
Copyright: Tamas Ladanyi
perseid_120807_ladanyi_web.jpg
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.
A closed mouth gathers no foot.

User avatar
owlice
Guardian of the Codes
Posts: 8280
Joined: Wed Aug 04, 2004 4:18 pm
Location: Washington, DC

Re: Submission Gallery: 2012 Perseid Meteor Shower

Postby owlice » Sun Aug 12, 2012 2:46 am

Perseids in Cygnus
http://www.astrosurf.com/luxorion/index.htm
Copyright: Thierry Lombry
perseid-12aug2012_D7K2824-38.jpg
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.
A closed mouth gathers no foot.

lup974
Ensign
Posts: 67
Joined: Fri Jun 25, 2010 9:33 pm

Re: Submission Gallery: 2012 Perseid Meteor Shower

Postby lup974 » Sun Aug 12, 2012 7:38 am

Perseid above the Reunion Island
http://www.lucperrot.fr/
http://www.facebook.com/lucperrotphoto
Copyright: Luc Perrot

A Perseid photographed with the Moon, Jupiter and Venus above the highest mountain of Reunion Island, The Piton des Neiges (3070m). Below, the lights of Cirque of Cilaos.

jesperg
Ensign
Posts: 27
Joined: Sun Mar 13, 2011 6:44 pm
Location: Denmark

Re: Submission Gallery: 2012 Perseid Meteor Shower

Postby jesperg » Sun Aug 12, 2012 9:18 am

Green Perseid Meteor - Yellow/green Sporadic Meteor/Fireball - Summer Milky Way - Earth

August 11th. 2012 Denmark
©Jesper Grønne
http://www.astrophoto.dk
http://www.groenne.eu

perseid_jesper.jpg

http://astrophoto.dk/gallery/albums/use ... t-2012.jpg
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.
Last edited by owlice on Sun Aug 12, 2012 9:59 am, edited 1 time in total.
Reason: Attached smaller image for faster downloading; left link to larger image. Thanks for sharing!

StefanoDeRosa
Ensign
Posts: 91
Joined: Mon Apr 12, 2010 8:37 am

Re: Submission Gallery: 2012 Perseid Meteor Shower

Postby StefanoDeRosa » Sun Aug 12, 2012 6:17 pm

Perseid fireball over Isola d'Elba
URhttp://stefanoderosa.com/
Copyright: Stefano De Rosa


Please find above the image of a Perseid fireball captured early in the morning of August 12, 2012 from the Remaiolo Beach in island of Elba (Isola d'Elba), near the town of Capoliveri, Italy. You can find other images of the same session here: http://stefanoderosa.com/2012/08/12/per ... ola-delba/

Best regards

Stefano

User avatar
Chris Peterson
Abominable Snowman
Posts: 11668
Joined: Wed Jan 31, 2007 11:13 pm
Location: Colorado, USA

Re: Submission Gallery: 2012 Perseid Meteor Shower

Postby Chris Peterson » Sun Aug 12, 2012 7:44 pm

Perseids over Colorado

2012-Perseids-(filtered_0801-0811).jpg

318 Perseid meteors from 1 August to 12 August, with the Moon and non-Perseids removed, captured on an allsky video camera.


2012-Perseids-(0811).jpg

123 Perseid meteors from the evening of 11/12 August.

More information, including some videos, can be found here.
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.
Chris

*****************************************
Chris L Peterson
Cloudbait Observatory
http://www.cloudbait.com

Kevin Pelletier

Re: Submission Gallery: 2012 Perseid Meteor Shower

Postby Kevin Pelletier » Sun Aug 12, 2012 8:28 pm

Perseids in Northern Ontario, Canada
http://kevinpelletier.smugmug.com/
Copyright: Kevin Pelletier


Jaroslaw Smolar

Re: Submission Gallery: 2012 Perseid Meteor Shower

Postby Jaroslaw Smolar » Sun Aug 12, 2012 8:51 pm

You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.
Last edited by owlice on Sun Aug 12, 2012 9:32 pm, edited 1 time in total.
Reason: Attached smaller image for faster downloading; left link to larger image. Thanks for sharing!

User avatar
owlice
Guardian of the Codes
Posts: 8280
Joined: Wed Aug 04, 2004 4:18 pm
Location: Washington, DC

Re: Submission Gallery: 2012 Perseid Meteor Shower

Postby owlice » Sun Aug 12, 2012 9:39 pm

Perseid over North Carolina
MintHillWeather.com
Copyright: Chris Mullis
20120812030620 -- Perseid.jpg


Meteors over Weikersheim, Germany
http://www.kopfgeist.com
Copyright: Jens Hackmann
perseiden2012_sum.jpg
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.
A closed mouth gathers no foot.

Bonobo (jabc)

Re: Submission Gallery: 2012 Perseid Meteor Shower

Postby Bonobo (jabc) » Sun Aug 12, 2012 10:31 pm

Great conjunction and Perseid in Andalucia (South Spain)
[img2]Image
Enorme conjunción y Perseida por calle L, 8, en Flickr[/img2]

Bonobo (jabc)

Re: Submission Gallery: 2012 Perseid Meteor Shower

Postby Bonobo (jabc) » Sun Aug 12, 2012 10:37 pm

Great conjunction and Perseida in Andalucia (South Spain)

[img2]Image
Enorme conjunción y Perseida por calle L, 8, en Flickr[/img2]

User avatar
owlice
Guardian of the Codes
Posts: 8280
Joined: Wed Aug 04, 2004 4:18 pm
Location: Washington, DC

Re: Submission Gallery: 2012 Perseid Meteor Shower

Postby owlice » Sun Aug 12, 2012 11:32 pm

Meteors over Austria
Copyright: Erich Meyer
_MG_6405_SUMME_Perseiden_kompr.jpg


Perseid over a dead elm
Copyright: Jaime Díez e Iván García
http://www.astrofotografiadesdesoria.com
perseids_dead_elm.jpg
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.
A closed mouth gathers no foot.

User avatar
owlice
Guardian of the Codes
Posts: 8280
Joined: Wed Aug 04, 2004 4:18 pm
Location: Washington, DC

Re: Submission Gallery: 2012 Perseid Meteor Shower

Postby owlice » Mon Aug 13, 2012 1:28 am

Iridium Flare and Perseid
http://macrosphaere.blogspot.com/
Copyright: Achim Schaller
IridiumPerseiddetail.jpg
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.
A closed mouth gathers no foot.

davidkingham
Asternaut
Posts: 2
Joined: Mon Aug 13, 2012 1:48 am

Re: Submission Gallery: 2012 Perseid Meteor Shower

Postby davidkingham » Mon Aug 13, 2012 1:51 am

Last edited by owlice on Mon Aug 13, 2012 1:56 am, edited 1 time in total.
Reason: Changed img tag to img2 tag; thanks for sharing!

User avatar
owlice
Guardian of the Codes
Posts: 8280
Joined: Wed Aug 04, 2004 4:18 pm
Location: Washington, DC

Re: Submission Gallery: 2012 Perseid Meteor Shower

Postby owlice » Mon Aug 13, 2012 8:15 am

Fireball over Iran
Copyright: Mojtaba Moghadasi
MoghadasiPerseid.jpg
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.
A closed mouth gathers no foot.

mojtaba.moghadasi

Re: Submission Gallery: 2012 Perseid Meteor Shower

Postby mojtaba.moghadasi » Mon Aug 13, 2012 9:34 am

one Fireball and 16 perseid Meteor in the one fram... (composite)
Taftan Volcano mountain - Khash - Iran
[img2]file:///C:/Users/Mojtaba/Desktop/apod.jpg[/img2]

jackfusco
Ensign
Posts: 16
Joined: Sun Jan 08, 2012 2:05 pm

Re: Submission Gallery: 2012 Perseid Meteor Shower

Postby jackfusco » Mon Aug 13, 2012 2:59 pm

Last edited by bystander on Mon Aug 13, 2012 3:20 pm, edited 1 time in total.
Reason: please, no hot links to images > 400kb

Bonobo (jabc)

Re: Submission Gallery: 2012 Perseid Meteor Shower

Postby Bonobo (jabc) » Mon Aug 13, 2012 3:13 pm

Great conjunction and Perseid between a veil of clouds in Andalucia (South Spain)


Conjunción y Perseida entre un velo de nubes por calle L, 8, en Flickr

Hung-Hsuan Yen
Ensign
Posts: 32
Joined: Wed Jan 25, 2012 8:15 am

Re: Submission Gallery: 2012 Perseid Meteor Shower

Postby Hung-Hsuan Yen » Mon Aug 13, 2012 4:55 pm

Image
Tainan, Taiwan

星天日和
http://www.facebook.com/redscosky

Marc Deldem
Asternaut
Posts: 3
Joined: Mon Aug 13, 2012 5:39 pm

Re: Submission Gallery: 2012 Perseid Meteor Shower

Postby Marc Deldem » Mon Aug 13, 2012 5:53 pm

Perseid near the Pises Observatory in the Cévennes National Park, France
Copyright: Marc Deldem
http://marc.deldem.free.fr/images/ambiance/20170810/IMG_8399_lr_s.jpg

A Perseid just after the rising of the moon reflecting in the lake of Pises.
August 10th. 2012.
Last edited by bystander on Tue Aug 14, 2012 3:34 am, edited 1 time in total.
Reason: please, no hot links to images > 400kb

User avatar
Nuitsacrees
Ensign
Posts: 41
Joined: Mon Oct 18, 2010 4:34 pm

Re: Submission Gallery: 2012 Perseid Meteor Shower

Postby Nuitsacrees » Mon Aug 13, 2012 8:48 pm

Perseids, Planets and Moon
http://www.nuitsacrees.fr
Copyright: Stephane Vetter


An annotated version :


A picture, one shoot, under the eye of the cow ...

Other pictures, here : http://www.nuitsacrees.fr/perseides2012/index.html

Regards

Stephane

mojtaba.moghadasi

Re: Submission Gallery: 2012 Perseid Meteor Shower

Postby mojtaba.moghadasi » Mon Aug 13, 2012 8:54 pm

one Fireball and 16 perseid Meteor in the one fram... (composite)
Taftan Volcano mountain - Khash - Iran
http://files.myopera.com/fingolfin1990/files/apod.jpg
Last edited by bystander on Tue Aug 14, 2012 4:37 am, edited 1 time in total.
Reason: please, no hot links to images > 400kb

addicted2light
Asternaut
Posts: 7
Joined: Mon Aug 13, 2012 11:36 pm

Re: Submission Gallery: 2012 Perseid Meteor Shower

Postby addicted2light » Mon Aug 13, 2012 11:51 pm

Perseids: From dusk till dawn
http://www.photon-hunter.de
Copyright: Levin Dieterle


Return to “The Observation Deck: Latest Sky Photography”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: CommonCrawl [Bot] and 2 guests