For this evening’s ISS photo session, I used nova.astrometry.net to map the surrounding constellations.
ISS Travels Through The Big Dipper, and By The North Star
The Summer of tracking the ISS continued tonight, this time with a fly-through of The Big Dipper, and an extremely close encounter with Polaris.
Summer Double Feature – International Space Station
The International Space Station made not one but two appearance on this warm, July Summer evening, both easily visible. One South and one North.
Bright, Clear Moon, July 2022, Plus Missing the ISS
After a week of bad cloudy skies, today was clear, a wonderful opportunity to observe and photograph the very bright 75% illuminated Moon.
ISS Flyover May 29th, 2021
With finally a completely clear night, I set up my iPhone with NightCap to record the ISS traveling overhead.
ISS Under the Dipper
In hindsight, this may have been a nice long-exposure NightCap image.
Tracking the International Space Station, August 2019
The ISS moved very slowly “up.” I was surprised by the speed.
Tracking the International Space Station, July 2019
Given the rise from NNW and descension into East, the best location for the camera was the worst location on my property.
Hunting the International Space Station
On Sunday night yesterday, I attempted more pictures during the ISS’s even longer four-minute flyby.