Gemini South Dark Trails
Credit: Gemini Observatory
This time exposure shows the stars of the South Celestial Pole circling over Gemini South with the Large Magellanic Cloud visible as a faint smudge at the upper left. Motion of the Gemini Enclosure (dome) is also visible during the course of this 45 minute exposure.
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