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moon-bow over colorado river


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About this observation
Stuart Wilson
Time of observation
07/08/2017 - 23:30
moonbow over the Colorado River Valley
Observing location
Red cliffs lodge, near Moab, Utah
canon eos 7d mark 2
canon efs 10-22 mm lens
30s exposure, iso 1000
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heavy rain shower approaching from the west coincided with the full moon rising over the desert to the east, creating a double moonbow. Inner moonbow shows some colour in the image, although appears pale and colourless to the naked eye. Hint of second moonbow on image, which was not directly visible unaided.

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