Perseid Meteor over Precipice Peak

 

A Perseid fireball streaks over Precipice Peak in the San Juan Mountains of southwestern Colorado.  This shot was taken from outside our tent along the west fork of the Cimarron River near the Uncompahgre Wilderness.   

 

Instrument: Fuji GW690-III and 90mm fixed lens at f/4

Film: Fuji Provia-100F 120

Exposure: 120 minutes

Filter: None

Location: West Fork, Cimarron River

Date: 12 Aug 02