Sunday, August 17, 2008

spectacular lunar eclipse

[Sunday 17 th august 2008, 15 syaaban]
[utp dark area]
assalamualaikum and a very good day..
I start my observation at 0340 at v4 parking area. there is no dark place i can found nearby my hostel. this was at umbra phase.
then, I stop for a while and then continue at 0458 to observe the maximum eclipse. the observation finish at 0600 when subuh started. unfortunately i missed the maximun eclipse.
all pictures taken using my olympus FE-190 camera with aide from my binocular.

0340- approaching umbra phase[with binocular]

0340- without binocular

0600-moon leaves umbra[with bino]

0345-moon passing umbra[with binocular]

0510- after maximum eclipse[with binocular]

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