Tag: lunar

Full Moon Last Night

Shot this last night, thank goodness it wasn't raining and the sky was really clear. Lookint at the moon on it's brightest is really captivating. At a full moon, the earth, moon, and sun are in approximate alignment, just as the new moon, but the moon is on the opposite side of the earth, so […]

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Moon Waxing Gibbous – From Last Night

  A Waxing Gibbous Moon is when more than half of the moon is lighted but less than full. After the new moon, the sunlit portion is increasing, but less than half, so it is waxing crescent. After the first quarter, the sunlit portion is still increasing, but now it is more than half, so it iswaxing gibbous. […]

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Moon – First Quarter May 28, 2012

  Stunning first quarter moon phase Shot last night May 28, 2012 at around 11:09PM. Shot handheld with a Canon EF 400mm F/5.6 L on a Canon EOS 60D, in manual, ISO 250, 1/500, & F/7.1. ManufacturerCanonModel NameCanon EOS 60DExposure ProgramManualExposure Time1/500F Number7.1ISO250Focal Length400mmMetering ModePatternTitleFirstQuarterMoon

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