Deep in the Umbra | Simon Chung

Photographer
Simon Chung
Email
nosingchum@yahoo.com
Location of photo
Vancouver, Canada
Date/Time of photo
3:43 AM PDT, Aug.28, 2007
Equipment
- Borg 76ED refractor with 0.85x focal reducer (420mm @ f5.6 effective) - Nikon D50 DSLR @ ISO200 - Vixen GP-DX mount with Sky Sensor 2000
Description
Taken almost mid-eclipse, the moon shows the rich reds of all the Earth's sunrises and sunsets. This was the darkest lunar eclipse I have ever seen!
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