Perigee/Equinox Moons

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Perigee/Equinox Moons

Postby owlice » Sun Mar 20, 2011 6:34 am



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Super Moonrise!
http://astro-andregoncalves.blogspot.com/
Copyright: André Gonçalves


Spring Moon and Spring Branches
Copyright: Katalin Kult
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Moon over Espejo's Castle
http://mizar.blogalia.com
Copyright: Paco Bellido
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Thirty Hours of Moon to Perigee
Copyright: Ramiz Qureshi
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Moon over Frankfurt
Copyright: Stephan Heinsius
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Luna Inspects Tower Bridge
Copyight: Francisco Diego
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Friends, Moon, and Cape Espichel Lighthouse
http://miguelclaro.com
Copyright: Miguel Claro
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Re: Perigee/Equinox Moons

Postby BMAONE23 » Sun Mar 20, 2011 8:46 am

Super Moonrise!
http://astro-andregoncalves.blogspot.com/
Copyright: André Gonçalves

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Postby bryan.kluth » Sun Mar 20, 2011 8:54 am

Afghan Supermoon
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Re: Perigee/Equinox Moons

Postby owlice » Sun Mar 20, 2011 2:43 pm

Disc of the Full Moon
http://www.starkeeper.it/ClosestFullMoon.htm
Copyright: Leonardo Orazi


Moonrise over Catalonia
http://www.tierrayestrellas.com
Copyright: Juan Carlos Casado
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Moonrise
Copyright: Erez Raviv
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Supermoon
http://www.astropix.com/HTML/SHOW_DIG/SuperMoon.HTM
Copyright: Jerry Lodriguss
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Postby echesak » Mon Mar 21, 2011 3:15 am

Super Moon over El Paso
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Re: Perigee/Equinox Moons

Postby owlice » Mon Mar 21, 2011 5:01 am

Jefferson Memorial Moon/Others Shooting the Moon
https://picasaweb.google.com/teuben/Jef ... 7820599458
Copyright: Peter Teuben
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Postby owlice » Mon Mar 21, 2011 11:57 am

Full Moon over Madrid
http://www.danikxt.com.es/
Copyright: Daniel Fernández Méndez
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After the Supermoon, the Clouds Cleared
Copyright: Simics Ferenc
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Moon and Moonrise
Copyright: Francisco Carricondo
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Two Moons Rise over the Sandia Mountains
Copyright: John Guarino
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Narrowband Supermoon
http://www.visualuniverse.org/perigee.shtml
Copyright: Phillip Jones


Moonrise over the Palavas-les-Flots
http://www.leguideduciel.net/lgdc/lgdctextes/lgdc50.php
Copyright: Guillaume Cannat
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Postby owlice » Mon Mar 21, 2011 12:15 pm

Moonrise over Washington
https://picasaweb.google.com/adastragrl ... 19Mar2011#
Copyright: Elizabeth Warner
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Postby owlice » Mon Mar 21, 2011 7:00 pm

Lisbon Moonrise behind Belem Tower and the 25th of April Bridge
Copyright: Emanuel Magessi Lopes
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Postby BMAONE23 » Mon Mar 21, 2011 7:17 pm

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Re: Perigee/Equinox Moons

Postby ChrisKotsiopoulos » Mon Mar 21, 2011 8:24 pm

Moonrise over the temple of Poseidon at Sounio, Greece. More info:
http://www.greeksky.gr/files/moon.htm
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Re: Perigee/Equinox Moons

Postby YPmule » Mon Mar 21, 2011 11:09 pm

Moon rise over Golden Gate peak, Yellow Pine Idaho - March 19, 2011 - 1130pm MT.

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Perigee/Equinox Moons

Postby ftavaresbrsp » Tue Mar 22, 2011 6:18 pm

SONY A300K - exposure 1/320 s - f/5,6 - 200 mm - ISO100 - 22:14 UTC - Bauru - SP - Lens DT 4-5,6/55-200 - Bauru - SP - levels changed with Photoshop to enhance contrast. Lat: 22,355ºS - Lon: 49,03ºW - Altitude: 620 m.
http://www.fernando.tavares.nom.br/astronomia/superlua.htm
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Re: Perigee/Equinox Moons

Postby owlice » Wed Mar 23, 2011 3:45 am

Supermoon over Ontario
http://www.peterboroughastronomy.com
Copyright: Rick Stankiewicz
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Perigee and Apogee
http://astrosurf.com/re/moon.html
Copyright: Pedro Ré
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Android Moon
Copyright: Miguel F. Torres-Muñoz
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Postby owlice » Wed Mar 23, 2011 11:16 am

Supermoon from Valley Forge
http://www.galacticimages.com
Copyright: John Chumack
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Postby owlice » Thu Mar 24, 2011 8:15 am

Delta 757 from Minneapolis to Orlando
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Re: Perigee/Equinox Moons

Postby neilghosh » Thu Mar 24, 2011 4:10 pm

Taken from Hyderabad http://neilghosh.com/2011/03/21/the-super-moon/
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Postby owlice » Thu Mar 24, 2011 6:19 pm

Full Moon at Perigee over Queens Rooftops
Copyright: Stan Honda
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Re: Perigee/Equinox Moons

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Re: Perigee/Equinox Moons

Postby Mark Seibold » Fri Mar 25, 2011 2:16 am

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There seems to be no instructions as to how to post images- I am trying every photo code from my URL tool bar above but cannot see the previewed image when I check it- Any advice would be apreciated. Please write to my email http://www.markscosmiclight@gmail.com Thank you.

I had to wait for rain and clouds to clear in the Portland area to take a 15 photo composite mosaic through my new Sony Alpha NEX5 from Jonsrud Point near Mount Hood Oregon at 1 AM just after the date of the full perigee moon, so this was then into the first day of Spring. Each photo was assembled or stitched together with use of the Hug-In photo stitching program. Although I optimized the use of proper exposure with my 16mm lens, 30 seconds time exposure to capture the stars and Saturn at f/4 to show the halo in our upper atmosphere, the low lying fog in the valley and the cloud capped Mount Hood at about 20 miles distance from the city of Sandy Oregon. Arcturas is the bright star at center, with Vega rising low in the lower left northeast horizon. Spic is embedded into the trees with Saturn just above it resting atop the golden halo of the moon.

The actual image of the moon was taken a half hour later through the Nexstar 5i telescope and 32mm Plossl eyepiece and compressed to appropriate size and adjusted in Photoshop contrasting and proper edge brightness to its actual appearance in the sky through light high fog, then pasted over the overexposed placement of it is the sky. - Mark Seibold[imghover=][/imghover][float=][/float]
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Re: Perigee/Equinox Moons

Postby Mark Seibold » Fri Mar 25, 2011 2:20 am

I guess I'll direct others to see my image here in my DP Review where my large pastel sketch is also stored, whcih was also featured in Spaceweather.com *Clik the image twice for maximum size or click into the upper tool bar at Slideshow Start then Fullscreen >
http://www.dpreview.com/galleries/15794 ... ndy-oregon

-Mark Seibold, artist-Astronomy educator Portland Oregon
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