Earthshine in August


Moon rise on 13 August 2004 at 5:24 a.m. The moon was very close to new, but the rest of it was clearly visible due to bright earth reflection, called earthshine.

Photo Technical Data
Size of the original: 2336 x 2259 pixels
aperture for the Moon: f/4, exposure 1s, ISO 400; the background came from a different exopsure.
Canon EOS 1Ds with a 400mm lens.

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