Two photos of clouds passing across the moon last Thursday night. Hopefully this will animate correctly!
Canon 5D MkII.
180mm Maksutov-Cassegrain telescope.
Focal length 2700mm.
Camera sensor size 24mm x 36mm, diagonal 43.54mm.
Effective magnification 2700mm / 43.54mm = 62x.
Exposure 1/10 sec.
Lunar tracking on HEQ5 Pro mount.
Thanks for looking & have a great weekend.
Dec 3, 2012 1:13:22 amby Chipka Homepage »
What a shot!
The first thing I noticed were the details, and then I immediately went looking for Crissium: I hear real-estate is cheap there! So many wonderful craters to re-discover! I love ever bit of this and the cloud motion is superb. This is brilliant in so many ways!