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Observation by Aberdeen Astronomical Society: Moon Halo

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Aberdeen Astronomical Society

Observer

Aberdeen Astronomical Society

Observed

2017 Mar 09 - 23:30

Uploaded

2017 Mar 11 - 11:29

Objects

The Moon

Equipment
  • Canon 5D Mk3 DSLR
  • 17-40L at 17mm
Exposure

5 sec, f4, 800 ISO

Location

Drumlithie, Aberdeenshire

Target name

Moon Halo

Title

Moon Halo

About this image

22 deg halo formed by moonlight refracted through hexagonal ice crystals in the upper atmosphere.

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