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LocationSounion Cape, Greece
Date21/02/2008 03:51 UTC
EquipmentCanon EOS300D with 75-300 UltrasonicIII lens. 1x6sec @ f/5.6, ISO800
DescriptionThe red Moon over the ancent temple of Poseidon.
Date02-20-2008, between 7:30pm to 10:30pm
EquipmentOrion 150mm Maksutov, Canon 20Da DSLR, Meade LXD-75 mount, focal reducer.
DescriptionA composite of several images taken during the lunar eclipse of 2-20-2008.
LocationNear Vitoria (Spain)
Date21-02-2008 at 03:36 UT
EquipmentTelescope: SEBEN Maksutov 90/1200 Camera: Canon EOS 350D Mount: Logsmandy G11
DescriptionRed Moon at the middle of the Lunar eclipse February 21. It was a coudy night in the north of Spain but I enjoyed it and was able to take several photos.
Locationdowntown Pasadena, CA
Date18:42 PST, 20 Feb 2008
EquipmentTamron 300mm f/2.8 lens on Pentax *ist-DS, on Amvona 858B tripod with Bogen 3047 head.
DescriptionThe moon nears totality as seen from downtown Pasadena, California. The cupola of Pasadena City Hall is seen in the foreground. Regulus appears at upper left. I was fortunate to see the eclipse at all, as it had been raining intermittently all day. Scattered clouds during totality made the moon invisible at times.
Equipment4-inch refractor, DSLR camera.
Descriptionbeautiful colors in this eclipse.
LocationJersey City, NJ, US
Date20 Feb 2008
EquipmentAstroTech 66ED, Meade LXD75 mount, Canon Digital Rebel XTi
DescriptionThis is the photo of mid-totality of the February lunar eclipse.
LocationGreat Falls, VA
DateFebruary 20, 2008
EquipmentWO Zenithstar II ED APO and Canon 350D
DescriptionTotal lunar eclipse
DateFebruary 21, 2008, 3:40 UT
EquipmentCanon EOS 350D, Tamron 210mm lens, ISO 800, 2s exp.
DescriptionTotal lunar eclipse photographed near the main railway station in Zagreb. The angel statue is atop of a nearby building.
DateFebruary 19,2008, 11:45 am
DescriptionWhen I was outside I noticed a solar halo starting to form, by the time I got my camera ready and set up just outside the city, 30 mins, it had formed into a 360 halo with beautiful colors.
LocationSan Jose, Costa Rica
DateFeb 1, 2008 05:37am
EquipmentMeade SN8 on LXD75 with Nikon D40 (prime focus) 1/2" exposure ISO800
DescriptionOn Feb. 1, 2008, Venus and Jupiter showed a very nice approach less than one degree apart. The four jovian moons (from top Gaminede, Io, Callisto, Europa) was clearly visible even during dawn. Two more stars are visible in the background.