PhotographerAlan C Tough
Location of photoMoray, Scotland
Date/Time of photo2008-02-21 0253 UT
EquipmentEquipment used: Sky-Watcher ED80, HEQ5 mount, Canon EOS 300D at prime focus.
Exposure details: 4 Seconds @ f/7.5, ISO-400.
DescriptionThis image was taken from Birnie, Nr Elgin, Moray, Scotland on 21 February 2008 at 0253 UT and shows the edge of the Earth's umbral shadow on the surface of the moon. Seven minutes later the moon was totally eclipsed.