In the evening of 31 july 2011 we had a beautiful moonset at the Hakos Guestfarm. The moon at the time of taking the pictures was 22,7 hours old. The photos were taken on July 31, 2011 between 19:17 and 19:25 UT. Click on the image to see the animation.
Picture: Moonset at 31 july 2011.
Mount: AstroTrac Travel Mount with head EH 3010 (not running during this session!)
Camera: Canon EOS 40D
Lens: Canon EF 200 mm F 2.8 type L lens.
Accessories: TC 80N3 timer controller,
Location: Hakos Guestfarm, Namibia (16.3 east, 23.3 south)
Software: Irfanview 4.10 (batch verwerking), Unfreeze 2.1
Description: 40 images taken with F 3.2, ISO 400. Every 30 seconds a image with a exposure time of 1 second.
Click on the image for a animation.