Spring Waning Crescent Moon with Earthshine

Spring Waning Crescent Moon with Earthshine

The waning crescent Moon 27 days old from Austin, Texas. Taken at the old Spicewood golf course with its many oaks just before sunrise on 2017-03-25 11:21 UT. Questar 1350/89mm telescope with Sony a6300 at prime focus. HDR composite. Crescent exposed 1/20 sec at ISO 800 best 9 of 80 images. Earthshine exposed 4 sec at ISO 400 best 10 of 17 images. Foreground trees exposed 1/2 sec at ISO 1000 single image. Moon image stacking and deconvolution in Lynkeos. HDR compositing and glare masking in Photoshop.

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Date Taken: 2017-03-25




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FB:Paul Reed

That's a great Moon image Rob :-)

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