Into the Night

Challenge #1 in the Darkness series. Hosted by USAFMechanic.
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May 6th 2012 was a "super-moon" occurrence. The moon was the closest to earth it could have been during it's lunar cycle and it was also a full moon. In celebration of this occurrence let's see some of your astro-photography.
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Partial Solar Eclipse
by LouM
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18:40 PDT Hills S.W. of S.U.S.M., San Diego County. Moment of maximum occlusion. (Camera clock was 2 ' slow.)
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Submitted: Monday, 21st May, 2012 03:36 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 20th May, 2012
Focal length: 400 mm
Shutter speed: 1/4000 sec
Aperture: F8
ISO: 100
Notes: Two orthoganol linear polarized filters over objective. IS on. Manual exposure, manual focus. Busah Hawk shoulder mount.
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