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Super vs. Mini Moon, 





    
        

            Fabian Rodriguez...

Super vs. Mini Moon

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:William Optics GTF 81 APO

Imaging camera:Canon 500D

Mount:Skywatcher HEQ5 Pro GoTo

Software:Photoshop

Resolution: 4836x3046

Date:June 8, 2017

Time: 06:30

Locations: Canopo's Observatory Perth, City Beach, WA, Australia

Description

Let's compare the Moon size !!!
Last November we heard about the Super-Moon, meaning that during full Moon are satellite was at its closest distance from Earth (Perigee), so we could visually enjoyed a very big and bright Moon.
This June, didn't heard too much about it, we experienced a Mini-Moon, this time our companion was at its farthest distance from Earth (Apogee), so its appearance is very small and not so bright.
Both images taken with telescope WO-81 + Canon 500D

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Fabian Rodriguez...
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Super vs. Mini Moon, 





    
        

            Fabian Rodriguez...