Mars and the Moon

Another clear evening revealed the close encounter of the Moon with Mars at the bottom center. Time was 9:25 pm.

Exposures set for the sunlit lunar surface and then the earthshine. Click for a bigger view of each.

7 thoughts on “Mars and the Moon

  1. It’s been eight months since opposition. I always find it interesting how long Mars seems to hang around in the Western evening sky.

  2. Very fine photos. Nice capture of earthshine. Getting pictures of the moon is very challenging. I hope you and Melanie are having a nice weekend.

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