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Shooting the Moon

Started Apr 16, 2014 | Discussions thread
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DarylK OP
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Re: Shooting the Moon
In reply to TomWret, Apr 17, 2014

TomWret wrote:

Daryl, I like the last one. Is that Mars at lower right. In my area it was too overcast. I think it will happen again around October.

Tom W(ret)

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Thanks Tom. I honestly don't know the answer to your question. Maybe it was a planet...it was certainly bright compared to other stars in the sky.  I looked at the original image to get a closer look to see if there was any hint of red, but it was blown out.  Maybe there is an astronomer out there that would know.  I shot this in Omaha, NE. at the time shown in the EXIF if that would help any expert out there.


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