Location of photoTucson, Arizona
Date/Time of photo10:55 UT, 06-28-2011
EquipmentA Meade DS series 114mm Saturn reflector telescope on a Meade alt-azimuth mount, and an Olympus C-750 UZ 4 mega pixel digital camera. Exposure time: 1/25 of a second, at f/3.7, ISO 50.
DescriptionWaning Crescent Moon before dawn in the northeast, with an angular size of about 30 arcminutes, M45 and Mars were also nearby.