Landing Lights on Moon | Ralph Megna

Photographer
Ralph Megna
Email
ralph@macastronomy.com
Location of photo
Riverside, CA
Date/Time of photo
3:57 AM PDT - 28 August 2007
Equipment
Canon Rebel XT - William Optics Zenithstar 66 - Losmandy G-11 - 2 sec
Description
Image Credit: Richard Garcia/Ralph Megna From the 28 August 2007 total lunar eclipse, his is a mid-event image taken at the Garcia Observatory. The streaks are the lights on a DHL air freighter coming in for a landing at nearby March Air Base. The photograph is entirely the product of serendipity; we could have tried all night and not taken a shot like this on purpose.
Website
www.macastronomy.com
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