Lunar Eclipse of 2010 | Bob Kelly

Bob Kelly
Location of photo
Ardsley, NY, USA
Date/Time of photo
12/21/2010 3:26am EST
Canon XS on tripod, zoomed to 55mm. 2.5 sec exposure, ISO 1600 F5.6. Unguided. Cropped from larger original.
Slightly overexposed moon deep in the earth's shadow showing the reddish color from the sun's rays being bent around the earth through the earth's atmosphere.
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