About this website
This webcam is dedicated to the memory of New Zealand-born astrophysicist William Ian Axford, who passed away in 2010.
Wiki entry for Ian Axford
Asteroid 5097 Axford
- This privately-funded webcam has been on-line since 2008.
- The webcam
image is renewed every 5 minutes during daylight as a JPEG of 1280 x 720 pixels.
- Every 20 minutes an image is retained for about 24 hours.
- The camera view is 29 degrees wide with a heading of 172.5 degrees.
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