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Young crescent Moon setting, July 21, 2020

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#1 Tom Glenn

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Posted 23 July 2020 - 04:13 AM

The 2.7% phase crescent Moon setting behind mountains, on July 21, 2020, at 20:42 local time (PDT), approximately 45 minutes after sunset.  Nikon D5600 with 70-200mm lens @ 200mm, f/2.8, ISO 100, 1/2s.  Click for larger size. 

 

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Edited by Tom Glenn, 23 July 2020 - 04:15 AM.

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#2 Tulloch

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Posted 23 July 2020 - 04:22 AM

Beautiful scene.

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Posted 23 July 2020 - 04:23 AM

Very lovely ethereal image waytogo.gif !


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#4 lee14

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Posted 23 July 2020 - 05:43 AM

Nice capture, taking advantage of unique conditions!

 

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#5 Kaikul

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Posted 23 July 2020 - 07:29 AM

That looks almost surreal. ohmy.png



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Posted 23 July 2020 - 09:42 AM

Now that's pretty!  Great job.



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Posted 23 July 2020 - 09:05 PM

That's a lovely image Tom!



#8 Tom Glenn

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Posted 24 July 2020 - 05:45 AM

Thanks for the comments and likes, everyone!  


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#9 Tom Glenn

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Posted 26 July 2020 - 01:34 AM

And here is a photograph of the same scene captured 8 minutes earlier than the first image.

 

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