May 22, 2021
Two From Down Under
Originally published October 3, 2011
image by John Field (Earthshine) & Maurice Collins (illuminated portion); New Zealand
John and Maurice imaged the same Moon, but exposed for different parts, and Maurice put the two together. My question is how did that star get in Oceanus Procellarum?
Sept 30, 2011. 2 second exposure for Earthshine. Canon 1000D through a 80 mm f-5 refractor.
Sept 30, 2011. 0650 - 0705UT, ETX-90/RA Maksutov and Meade LPI imager for lit portion of Moon.
Yesterday's LPOD: Moon Gate
Tomorrow's LPOD: A Classic View