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Crescent Moon

Photographs by Matthew T. Russell

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Object:
The Moon

Phase:
21.85%

Distance from Earth:
389,356.46 miles

A Crescent Moon

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Date Taken:
5/2/06

Location:
Black Forest, CO

Equipment:
RCOS 16" Ritchey-Chretien
SBIG STL-11000M
H-Alpha Filter

Exposure Specs:
.5 seconds total

Processed with:
MaximDL v4
Adobe Photoshop CS

 


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