Polar Time-Lapse over McMath-Pierce

This time-lapse video shows the McMath-Pierce Solar Telescope at Kitt Peak National Observatory in the foreground and stars rotating around the north celestial pole in the background.

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KPNO/NOIRLab/NSF/AURA/R.T. Sparks

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Id:noirlab2122b
Release date:Aug. 17, 2021, 8:24 a.m.
Related releases:noirlab2122
Duration:04 s
Frame rate:29.97

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