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Penfield, Illinois
40.3026*N, 87.9465*W
42% Waning Crescent in Taurus
August 24, 2019
ES 127 APO
2X TV Barlow
Nikon d810
ISO 125
1/30 sec
Seeing and Transparency were both good.

Come on Folks...I know someone can do better than this ! :Astronomer1:
If I broke the rules on when the capture was supposed to be acquired, I apologize. Then please delete my entry Gordon. No harm, no foul :)

Peace !
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I really like the contrast and detail in that Mark, well done buddy!

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Thanks to this image, I will be setting my clock to 3:00am for a half hour session with the moon.
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Thats a really nice image of the moon , thanks for sharing it . Phill
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Great job Mark!

Super nice contrasting details at the terminator.

Thanks,
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Very nice!!
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Very nice details, Mark!
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Hi Mark. Very nice contrast and details along the terminator in this Waning Moon image. This is great work from you Mark, and thanks for sharing the view here with us.
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