Asteroid 2012 DA14, photographed on 16 February 2013, from Western Australia (70km east of Perth)

These timelapse sequences are previews.

Three timelapse sequences of the asteroid were obtained. 1: Canon 5DII with 24mm lens, on a fixed tripod, 2. 300mm F2.8 lens (FD) and Canon 5DII, tracked timelapse, and 3. Canon 550D 18-200mm lens at 18mm, tracked timelapse.

Copyright: John Goldsmith.

Credits: Sequence 1 and 2, Copyright John Goldsmith
Sequence 3 Copyright Divya Palaniswamy

Notes: Times and location data are approximate. Perth time is GMT +8 hrs.

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