Location of photoArlington Heights, Illinois
Date/Time of photo2007 JUL 29 at 20:33 CDT
EquipmentSony Cyber-shot DSC F717 digital camera on tripod
DescriptionPhoto of rising Full Moon was take 8 minutes after moonrise and 18 minutes after sunset. The Moon’s shape and color were noticeably distorted by atmospheric refraction and Rayleigh scattering at its low altitude. There was a slight haze along the horizon. The lights are from a village baseball field.