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Observation by Bill Leatherbarrow: Sunrise over Crisium

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Bill Leatherbarrow

Observer

Bill Leatherbarrow

Observed

2021 Mar 17 - 18:44

Uploaded

2021 Mar 18 - 14:55

Objects

The Moon

Equipment
  • OMC300 Mak-Cass
  • ASI290MM camera
  • Astronomik 742nm IR filter
Location

Sheffield

Target name

Mare Crisium

Title

Sunrise over Crisium

About this image

A short cloud break allowed a glimpse of some showpiece features of the young crescent Moon. The images were taken in daylight, using an IR pass filter to help darken the sky, so there is a bit of noise.

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