Full Moon Rising | Curt Renz

Photographer
Curt Renz
Email
curt@curtrenz.com
Location of photo
Arlington Heights, Illinois
Date/Time of photo
2007 JUL 29 at 20:33 CDT
Equipment
Sony Cyber-shot DSC F717 digital camera on tripod
Description
Photo 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.
Website
www.CurtRenz.com/astronomical.html