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The old moon in the new moon's arms at twilight

Technical card

Resolution: 2479x2480

Date:Feb. 9, 2019

Time: 20:30

Frames: 1200

FPS: 5.00000

Focal length: 558

Seeing: 3

Transparency: 6

Locations: Home property, Wattle Flat, NSW, Australia

Data source: Backyard


I captured this HDR image of the crescent moon in the twilight. I imaged the sunlit crescent and the earthshine lit darker parts of the moon separately. These were processed in the usual way before being combined in Photoshop.



Niall MacNeill
License: None (All rights reserved)


The old moon in the new moon's arms at twilight, 


            Niall MacNeill