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A composite star trails image taken in one of the darkest sites in Singapore. Do you know what are circumpolar stars? Can you see circumpolar stars on Equator? A circumpolar star is a star that never sets or never disappears below the horizon when viewed from a given latitude on Earth. Due to our unique location near the equator, almost all the stars we see are not circumpolar. This explains why we will never get a circular star trails image taken from Singapore and in countries that are located near or on the Equator. You may join one of my astrophotography tours if you wish to learn more about it. Details at

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