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New Year Supermoon Near Meridian


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About this observation
Andrew Paterson
Time of observation
01/01/2018 - 23:40
Full Moon at Perigee
Observing location
Hill Head Fareham
Nikon Coolpix P900
1/500 F6.3 ISO 110

A view of January 1st Supermoon near its highest in the sky. The moon was brilliant and casting very strong shadows with colours easily visible. Not much good for any other observing!

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