Darren Baskill
Image taken:
Mar. 7, 2011
Rottingdean, East Sussex, English South Coast
The International Space Station (just left of the windmill) following the Space Shuttle Discovery (left of the ISS) over the Rottingdean windmill, East Sussex, Southern England. I was so lucky! I didn't realise that I had got this shot, since I was busy looking down setting up the camera rather than up at the sky! By the time I looked up and saw them with my own eyes, they had passed out of the field of view! The Shuttle and Station were on a very similar orbit, having only separated 12 hours previously. Oh, and I got the Moon & Jupiter in as well! Setup: 4 seconds exposure at ISO 800 with a Canon 40D
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