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November 08, 2003

Lunar Eclipse

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There was a lovely lunar eclipse tonight, shared with new neighbors from Oxford, England. A very crisp evening (high 20’s) with clear skies, perfect for moon watching. I think most of the people passing by thought we were certifiable, of course maybe that was because I was still wearing sandals. 

For a strikingly different view of the moon during the eclipse, check out this Infrared image taken during totality from the Astronomy Picture of the Day site.

Posted by Eric at November 8, 2003 10:07 PM | TrackBack
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