A Geminid meteor with a terminal burst,
Location of Photo:
Cabo Rojo,Puerto Rico
Date/Time of photo:
December 13 2004.
Modified Canon AE-1 mounted on tripod. The 6 volt supply of the autowinder is used to power the AE-1 to extend exposure time.
This Geminid Fireball appeared in the Southern part of the Winter Milky Way. It was slow moving and its debris stood plastered in the sky for several seconds.