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Slim Crescent Moon

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Observer
Alan C Tough
Time of observation
19/09/2017 - 05:15
Object
Crescent Moon
Observing location
Lossiemouth, Moray, Scotland
Equipment
Canon EOS 5D Mark III DSLR
Canon EF 300mm L-series lens
Manfrotto tripod
Exposure
1/15th Second @ f/10 and ISO-1250
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I got up early to go down to Lossiemouth to, primarily, photograph the terrestrial planets. I had to wait a wee while for the Moon to clear the low-level clouds and murk before I could capture its slender crescent with my 300mm lens. It certainly wasn't visible to the naked eye.

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