Observer: Patrick Dyer
Location: San Antonio, Texas
Date: February 22, 1997 11:58 UT
Pentax K-1000, f/2, 50-mm. Kodacolor 400, 30 seconds unguided. Digitized from negative using Snappy 3.0 and 8-mm camcorder. First sighting day, lots of residential mercury vapor security lights illuminating the area trees.
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