Astronomy Pictures of the Moon and the Planets [Image 3]
This page contains images produced by members of the University
The Moon and Venus
by Mark Deprest
Photograph taken by Mark Deprest February 2, 2000. This shows a crescent
moon and Venus (the bright object at the bottom of the picture). The dark
area of the moon is illuminated by light reflected from the earth.
It was taken with a Pentax 35mm camera at Prime focus through a
5” f/5 refractor. This was a 1 second exposure using Kodak Max 800 film
and was taken from Mark’s backyard at 6:45am EST.
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