Looking East
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east horizon 1 Notice the location of the stars, sketch key stars five minutes later in relation to the horizon.

Second image was taken a few minutes later, the camera was not moved.

Compare locations of Patterns.


east horizon 2
east horizon trail

Did you notice which way the star dots appeared to move?
Now we leave our camera open for 30 seconds.
Do the “star trails” make senses.

What does the Sun appear to do in the East?

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