Flintstone Stargazing

April 8, 2008

The Moon on 4/8/08

Filed under: astronomy, Astrophotography, Moon, Observation Journal — Tags: — Ed @ 10:11 pm


The Moon on 4/8/08

Tonight has been cloudy with hazy seeing conditions so the only decent target is the crescent Moon, low on the horizon (there’s a reason they’re called the Smokies). Mare Crisium (the Sea of Crises) is prominent to the right of the center of the crescent. I also took a night-time panorama with 30s exposures, but I think I’m going to need to manually stitch that – there weren’t enough items for the stitching software to grab onto.

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