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Mercury, Moon, and the Pleiades - Nick James


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About this observation
Nick James
Time of observation
31/12/2009 - 13:58
A shot of the Moon/Mercury/Pleiades event taken on 2009 April 26 from Chelmsford as mentioned in the Sky Notes at the Out of London meeting. This is a single 2s exposure taken at 2027UT using a Canon EOS 10D, ISO 200, 200mm, f/2.8L lens at f/3.5. Tripod mounted and undriven. The sky was remarkably transparent and Mercury could be followed almost down to the horizon.
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