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Time lapse video (English below)

00:05Misasa Deep Space Station (MDSS54) is located in Saku City, Nagano Prefecture, and has been in operation since April 2021 as a successor station to UDSC64.
00:15This video was taken while tracking a star in order to maintain the performance of MDSS.
00:21In June, you can clearly see the Milky Way in the southern sky.
00:27The red lamp glows during driving.
00:36In mid-January, you can see the constellation Orion and the Winter Triangle in the southern sky.
00:44MDSS regularly tracks stars and acquires data in order to maintain pointing accuracy of it at about 1/1000 degrees.