Kitt Peak National Observatory Time Lapse

A 9 hour time lapse of the night sky over Kitt Peak National Observatory, compressed into 61 seconds. Taken May 21, 2014. The Milky Way can be seen starting to cross the view at 00:25, and the moon rises at 00:35.

NOIRLab/AURA/NSF/P. Marenfeld

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Release date:May 21, 2014
Duration:01 m 01 s
Frame rate:29.97

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