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Submission Gallery: August 31 Full Moon

Postby owlice » Sat Sep 01, 2012 3:39 pm


Please post your 2012 August 31 "blue moon" images on this thread. Please see this thread before posting images; posting images demonstrates your agreement with the possible uses for your image.

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Re: Submission Gallery: August 31 Full Moon

Postby owlice » Sat Sep 01, 2012 3:55 pm

Moon over Dayton
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Truly Blue Moon Moonrise
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Through Paris Ironwork
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Red Blue Moon over New Delhi
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Blue Moon Rising
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Re: Submission Gallery: August 31 Full Moon

Postby owlice » Sat Sep 01, 2012 4:04 pm

Blue moon from Jantar Mantar
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Moon over Vieira do Minho, Portugal
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Re: Submission Gallery: August 31 Full Moon

Postby bystander » Sat Sep 01, 2012 4:17 pm

Was Last Night’s Moon Blue for You?
Universe Today | Nancy Atkinson | 2012 Sept 01
... Our readers sent in their Blue Moon images from last night, and some used a little image editing magic to make the Moon appear blue, but most are just gorgeous images of our closest neighbor and constant companion in space ...
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Re: Submission Gallery: August 31 Full Moon

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Re: Submission Gallery: August 31 Full Moon

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Re: Submission Gallery: August 31 Full Moon

Postby Joe Stieber » Sat Sep 01, 2012 5:08 pm

Blue Moon over New Jersey
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Taken at 10:32 pm EDT on August 31, 2012, from Maple Shade, NJ, using an 80 mm, f/6 apo refractor (on a fixed tripod), a Canon 40D digital SLR and a Kenko doubler. Exposed 1/350 second at f/12, ISO 400 (monochrome mode).

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Re: Submission Gallery: August 31 Full Moon

Postby nwinston » Sun Sep 02, 2012 10:24 pm

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Blue Moon and the Belt of Venus

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Blue Moon

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Re: Submission Gallery: August 31 Full Moon

Postby Seantos » Sun Sep 02, 2012 11:14 pm

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Last blue moon until july 2015

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Blue moon in detail. This is 6 photos taken through a 14" Meade LX 200 and stitched in PS6.

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blue moon rising over the catalina mountains in Tucson, Arizona

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Re: Submission Gallery: August 31 Full Moon

Postby bystander » Mon Sep 03, 2012 4:59 am

Blue Moon Around the World
Discovery News | Big Pics | 2012 Sep 02

The Blue Moon and Full Moon of 2012
Space.com | Photo Album | 2012 Aug 31
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Re: Submission Gallery: August 31 Full Moon

Postby John H. Moore » Mon Sep 03, 2012 8:21 am

A helicopter from Naval Base Coronado passes before the full moon rising over the San Diego, California, skyline and the tallship "Star of India".
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Re: Submission Gallery: August 31 Full Moon

Postby John H. Moore » Mon Sep 03, 2012 8:23 am

The San Diego-based fishing vessel Sea Adventure II returns from a day on the water.
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Re: Submission Gallery: August 31 Full Moon

Postby John H. Moore » Mon Sep 03, 2012 8:25 am

The rising blue moon appears to balance on top of San Diego's One America Plaza building.
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Re: Submission Gallery: August 31 Full Moon

Postby John H. Moore » Mon Sep 03, 2012 8:27 am

August's blue moon sets near sunrise on the morning of September 1, 2012, behind the Mount Soledad Cross in La Jolla, California.
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Re: Submission Gallery: August 31 Full Moon

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