Location of photoWestern Kaibab Plateau, Arizona
Date/Time of photo2012-05-21, 01:36:59 UT
Equipment150 mm f/8.0 achromat, Herschel wedge, ND 3.0 filter, 10 nm fwhm @ 540 nm narrowband dielectric filter, Explore Scientific 100 deg afov f=14 mm eyepiece, Canon Powershot 100 HS. Exposure: 1/50 sec, f/2.8, ISO 1000, f=5 mm.
DescriptionJust before third contact, showing multiple "black drop" instances, most likely from lunar mountains.