the next AARoads destination? A photo I took last night of our nearest celestial neighbor. I finally got my telescope-to-Nikon mount set up, so I experimented away! the blue dot at the upper left is the star Spica, about 260 light years distant. By Jake|2018-01-13T18:11:03-04:00July 16th, 2013|Astronomy|4 Comments About the Author: Jake Related Posts lunar eclipse, December 10, 2011 lunar eclipse, December 10, 2011 4 Comments Scott August 10, 2013 at 6:39 pm - Reply Nice – what camera setting and lens were needed to get this shot? Jake August 14, 2013 at 11:13 am - Reply I attached a Nikon DSLR to a telescope using an adapter. the equivalent is 730mm at f/11 or so. Anonymous May 17, 2014 at 4:42 pm - Reply Interstate 80 Westbound Solano Freeway Will September 10, 2015 at 1:32 pm - Reply US 25 north KY Leave A Comment Cancel reply Comment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.