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Moon - 2.2.2012 at 23.45 Tampere Observation number 1797

Visibility III / V


Rainbow Bay The surface of the moon is seldom beautifully lit.

The moon is in such a position today that the entire Jura Mountains are illuminated on the dark side of the terminator, looking like a half of a golden ring, or the moon's rugged "rain" arc.

Whoever has a decent camera would now get great pictures of it !!!

Even small binoculars show well. The last time I saw this years ago, it really doesn’t happen nearly every month.


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Comments: 2 pcs
Panu Lahtinen - 3.2.2012 at 08.05 Report this

Moi, siirsin havainnon Kuu-havainnoksi :-)

Anne Pöyhönen - 3.2.2012 at 10.26 Report this

Kiitos Panu, en ollut löytänyt kaikkia kategorioita vielä, olin ajatellut kirjaavani vain halohavaintoja. :-)

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