Which direction was the camera pointing at while taking this picture?

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The entire ce­les­tial sphere seems to rotate slowly around the North-­South axis of Earth's ro­ta­tion. So the camera must have been pointed North or South, de­pend­ing on the hemi­sphere the photo was taken at. But the bright star in the center must be Polaris, as the south ce­les­tial pole cur­rent­ly lacks a bright star to mark its po­si­tion.

Answers distribution

North
South
East
West
answers
flagPakistan
81%
0%
12%
6%
16
flagSouth Africa
78%
7%
14%
0%
14
flagUkraine
76%
7%
15%
0%
13
flagSpain
75%
8%
8%
8%
12
flagFrance
72%
18%
4%
4%
22
flagUU
72%
5%
5%
16%
18
flagAustralia
71%
9%
9%
9%
21
flagLithuania
68%
12%
12%
6%
16
flagthe United States
67%
11%
10%
7%
587
flagthe United Kingdom
67%
9%
11%
8%
294
flagCanada
66%
16%
11%
5%
53
flagPoland
62%
13%
12%
10%
9651
flagIndia
62%
12%
15%
6%
191
flagGermany
59%
15%
13%
12%
106
flagNorway
59%
9%
27%
4%
22
flagRepublic of Ireland
56%
16%
16%
10%
30
flagItaly
52%
15%
15%
10%
19
flagthe Netherlands
50%
15%
15%
19%
26
flagthe Philippines
48%
20%
13%
6%
29
flagDenmark
38%
23%
23%
15%
13

Gender

men67%
women57%
North
67%
57%
South
12%
14%
East
10%
15%
West
8%
11%

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