Sinus Iridum   Leave a comment

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Sinus Iridum sticking out from the terminator. f/5 October 9, about 6am.

In Patrick Moore’s Exploring the Night Sky with Binoculars he calls this the “Jewelled Handle.”

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Shot without an IR blocking filter. f/9, about five minutes later than the one above.

Original quite pink; color removed in Photoshop.

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Posted October 17, 2006 by finkh in Uncategorized

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