Supermoon-Ring of Fire | Janet Smith

Photographer
Janet Smith
Email
jaen2006@verizon.net
Location of photo
Hampden, MA
Date/Time of photo
March 19, 2011 8:00 PM
Equipment
Kodak EasyShare Z981. Setting : Scenic. Picture was cropped two times to display sun rays.
Description
This is a photo of the supermoon on the evening of March 19, 2011 taken from my front yard. There are no details of the moon, however, I was quite surprised after cropping the original two times to see the sun rays. It looks as if the moon was encircled by a ring of fire.
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