The Moon

The Moon

The Moon 08 Oct 22:44UT

The Moon 08 Oct 22:44UT
LX200 10” Classic F/10 – QHY 294c Pro – Altair Pro-Max

 

The Moon - Aristarchus Herotodus & Aristarchus 10 Oct 2022 - 19:52UT

Colour version showing some minerals in crater The Moon – Aristarchus Herotodus & Aristarchus 10 Oct 2022 – 19:52UT

 

The Moon - Aristarchus Herotodus & Aristarchus 10 Oct 2022 - 19:52UT

The Moon – Aristarchus Herotodus & Aristarchus 10 Oct 2022 – 19:52UT
LX200 10” Classic – F/10 – QHY 294c Pro R.o.i. – L-PRO MAX

 

LX200 10” (old) F/10 - Altair Hypercam 178c ROI - ALTAIR ADC

LX200 10” (old) F/10 – Altair Hypercam 178c ROI – ALTAIR ADC
Different processing approach, better?

 

The Moon 12 Sep 2022 - 21:10UT

The Moon 12 Sep 2022 – 21:10UT
Mare Crisium – Cleomedes – Burckhardt – Geminus – Bernoulli – Messala
LX200 10” (old) F/10 – Altair Hypercam 178c ROI – ALTAIR ADC (first time badly used)

 

The Moon 12 Sep 2022 ( testing different setup )

The Moon 12 Sep 2022 ( testing different setup )
LX200R 10” Prime Focus – Altair Hypercam 178c 2x bin – Altair ADC
Needs collimating after several unloading – focus OK !

 

The Moon 14 August 2022 - 22:08UT

The Moon 14 August 2022 – 22:08UT

 

The Moon 25 November 2020 ~18:00UT

The Moon 25 November 2020 ~18:00UT
SW 72ED + Altair Hypercam 178c + Orion 0.8x Flattener – testing after more than a year

 

The Moon 31 May 2020 - 18:30UT

The Moon 31 May 2020 – 18:30UT
AR152 was off collimation – Looking forward to test 174M next time! Re-processed 21 January 2023

 

The Moon 31 May 2020 - 17:27UT

The Moon 31 May 2020 – 17:27UT
AR152-988 – x5 – QHY5III174M

 

The Moon 12 May 2019 18:35UT

The Moon 12 May 2019 18:35UT AR152 – 2x Barlow – Altair Hypercam 178M

 

The Moon - Moretus, Curtius Craters - 12 May 2019 - 18:30UT

The Moon – Moretus, Curtius Craters – 12 May 2019 – 18:30UT AR152 – Altair 178M

 

The Moon - Maginus Walled Plain - 18:28UT

The Moon – Maginus Walled Plain – 18:28UT AR152 – Altair 178M

 

The Moon - Endymion, Atlas Hercules Aristoteles etc. - 12 May 2019 - 18:10UT Ar152 Altair 178M

The Moon – Endymion, Atlas Hercules Aristoteles etc. – 12 May 2019 – 18:10UT Ar152 Altair 178M, including an Alien Ship on The Moon!

 

The Moon - 12 May 2019 - 18:07UT

The Moon – 12 May 2019 – 18:07UT Mare Tranquillitatis [LH] Mare Crisium [RH], Procus Crater [Mid] AR152 masked at 100mm – F/10 – Altair 178M

The Moon - Moretus, Clavius, etc. - 12 May 2019 - 18:04UT

The Moon – Moretus, Clavius, etc. – 12 May 2019 – 18:04UT AR152 – Altair 178M

 

The Moon - Maginus largest crater on left side - 12 May 2019 18:00UT

The Moon – Maginus largest crater on left side – 12 May 2019 18:00UT AR152 masked down to 100mm – F/10 test – Altair 178M

 

The Moon 12 May 2019

The Moon 12 May 2019 – 17:17UT Nice Promontoriums, pity it was not sharper

 

The Moon 13 January 2018 - 17:30UT

The Moon 13 January 2018 – 17:30UT

 

The Moon 20 April 2018 - ~18:00UT

The Moon 20 April 2018 ~18:00UT

 

The Moon 20 April 2018 - X3 X3 and V2 ?

The Moon 20 April 2018 – X3 X3 and V2 ?

 

Moon - 28 Mar 2018 - 20:11UT AR102 + 178c + 0.8x

Moon – 28 Mar 2018 – 20:11UT
AR102 + 178c + 0.8x

 

Moon - 24 Mar 2018 - 19:11UT AR102 + 178c + 0.8x - hazy

Moon – 24 Mar 2018 – 19:11UT
AR102 + 178c + 0.8x – hazy

 

Moon - 24 Mar 2018 - 18:59UT AR102 + 178c + 0.8x - hazy

Moon – 24 Mar 2018 – 18:59UT
AR102 + 178c + 0.8x – hazy

 

Moon - 24 Mar 2018 - 19:04UT AR102 + 178c + 0.8x - hazy

Moon – 24 Mar 2018 – 19:04UT
AR102 + 178c + 0.8x – hazy

 

Moon - 24 Mar 2018 - 17:23UT AR102 + 178c + 0.8x - hazy

Moon – 24 Mar 2018 – 17:23UT
AR102 + 178c + 0.8x – hazy

 

Moon - 9 Aug 2017 Brussels Sprouts production on the Moon!

Moon – 9 Aug 2017
Brussels Sprouts production on the Moon!

 

Moon - 9 Aug 2017 - ~22:32UT Low resolution

Moon – 9 Aug 2017 – ~22:32UT
Low resolution

 

Moon - 4 June 2017 - ~18:15UT Clavius and Friends

Moon – 4 June 2017 – ~18:15UT
Clavius and Friends

 

Moon - 4 June 2017 ~18:17UT Blancanus Clavius and Tycho

Moon – 4 June 2017 ~18:17UT
Blancanus Clavius and Tycho

 

Moon - 4 June 2017 ~18:21UT Clavius and Friends

Moon – 4 June 2017 ~18:21UT
Clavius and Friends

 

Moon - 30 May 2017 ~20:54UT Janssen - Blow-up of previous image

Moon – 30 May 2017 ~20:54UT
Janssen – Blow-up of previous image

 

Moon - 30 May 2017 ~20:54UT Janssen Biela Pitiscus

Moon – 30 May 2017 ~20:54UT
Janssen Biela Pitiscus

 

Moon - 30 May 2017 - ~20:07UT

Moon – 30 May 2017 – ~20:07UT

 

Moon - Janssen 30 May 2017 - ~20:07UT

Moon – Janssen
30 May 2017 – ~20:07UT

 

Moon - Grimaldi, Billy, Gassendi, etc. - Camera was misbehaving 09 May 2017 - ~21:34UT

Moon – Grimaldi, Billy, Gassendi, etc. – Camera was misbehaving
09 May 2017 – ~21:34UT

 

Moon - Clavius 06 May 2017 - ~21:53UT

Moon – Clavius 06 May 2017 – ~21:53UT

 

Moon - Moretus - Blow-up of previous shot 06 May 2017 - ~21:48UT

Moon – Moretus – Blow-up of previous shot
06 May 2017 – ~21:48UT

 

Moon - Moretus - Probably my best image of The Moon 06 May 2017 - ~21:48UT

Moon – Moretus – Probably my best image of The Moon
06 May 2017 – ~21:48UT

 

Moon - Clavius extrapolation - 06 May 2017 - ~21:25UT

Moon – Clavius extrapolation –
06 May 2017 – ~21:25UT

 

Moon - Clavius Tycho etc. - 06 May 2017 - ~21:25UT

Moon – Clavius Tycho etc. –
06 May 2017 – ~21:25UT

 

Moon - Tycho - 08 April 2017 - ~21:18UT

Moon – Tycho –
08 April 2017 – ~21:18UT

 

Moon - Bianchini, Plato, etc. - 08 April 2017 - ~19:17UT

Moon – Bianchini, Plato, etc. –
08 April 2017 – ~19:17UT

 

Moon - Copernicus - 08 April 2017 - ~19:17UT

Moon – Copernicus –
08 April 2017 – ~19:17UT

 

Moon - stack of ~800 best images 08 April 2017 - ~19:15UT

Moon – stack of ~800 best images
08 April 2017 – ~19:15UT

 

Moon - Plato area 08 April 2017 - ~19:13UT

Moon – Plato area 08 April 2017 – ~19:13UT

 

Moon - My first Mosaic of 9 images each a stack of 200-300 out of ~500 images 08 April 2017 - ~19:10-22UT

Moon – My first Mosaic of 9 images each a stack of 200-300 out of ~500 images
08 April 2017 – ~19:10-22UT

 

Moon - Tycho - 08 April 2017 - ~19:09UT

Moon – Tycho –
08 April 2017 – ~19:09UT

 

Moon 02 April 2017 - ~19:04UT I was testing the old 250PX with 178c cam later on and realised The Moon was there - with our awful weather, you forget that weeks pass and The Moon is back already!

Moon 02 April 2017 – ~19:04UT
I was testing the old 250PX with 178c cam later on and realised The Moon was there – with our awful weather, you forget that weeks pass and The Moon is back already!

 

Moon 15 March 2017 - ~01:05UT Very hazy indeed but less watery than last time and tried LX200 + x3 'cheap' Barlow to see what would come out. Clearly could not focus because of the weather + need to get a 'decent' Barlow x3 or x2.5 + need to mirror re-coated !

Moon 15 March 2017 – ~01:05UT
Very hazy indeed but less watery than last time and tried LX200 + x3 ‘cheap’ Barlow to see what would come out.
Clearly could not focus because of the weather + need to get a ‘decent’ Barlow x3 or x2.5 + need to mirror re-coated !

 

Moon 15 March 2017 - ~01:04UT Very hazy indeed but less watery than last time and tried LX200 + x3 'cheap' Barlow to see what would come out. Clearly could not focus because of the weather + need to get a 'decent' Barlow x3 or x2.5 + need to mirror re-coated !

Moon 15 March 2017 – ~01:04UT
Very hazy indeed but less watery than last time and tried LX200 + x3 ‘cheap’ Barlow to see what would come out.
Clearly could not focus because of the weather + need to get a ‘decent’ Barlow x3 or x2.5 + need to mirror re-coated !

 

Moon 15 March 2017 - ~01:02UT Very hazy indeed but less watery than last time and tried LX200 + x3 'cheap' Barlow to see what would come out. Clearly could not focus because of the weather + need to get a 'decent' Barlow x3 or x2.5 + need to mirror re-coated !

Moon 15 March 2017 – ~01:02UT
Very hazy indeed but less watery than last time and tried LX200 + x3 ‘cheap’ Barlow to see what would come out.
Clearly could not focus because of the weather + need to get a ‘decent’ Barlow x3 or x2.5 + need to mirror re-coated !

 

Moon 15 March 2017 - ~01:01UT Very hazy indeed but less watery than last time and tried LX200 + x3 'cheap' Barlow to see what would come out. Clearly could not focus because of the weather + need to get a 'decent' Barlow x3 or x2.5 + need to mirror re-coated !

Moon 15 March 2017 – ~01:01UT
Very hazy indeed but less watery than last time and tried LX200 + x3 ‘cheap’ Barlow to see what would come out.
Clearly could not focus because of the weather + need to get a ‘decent’ Barlow x3 or x2.5 + need to mirror re-coated !

 

Moon 15 March 2017 - ~00:59UT Very hazy indeed but less watery than last time and tried LX200 + x3 'cheap' Barlow to see what would come out. Clearly could not focus because of the weather + need to get a 'decent' Barlow x3 or x2.5 + need to mirror re-coated !

Moon 15 March 2017 – ~00:59UT
Very hazy indeed but less watery than last time and tried LX200 + x3 ‘cheap’ Barlow to see what would come out.
Clearly could not focus because of the weather + need to get a ‘decent’ Barlow x3 or x2.5 + need to mirror re-coated !

 

Moon 8 March 2017 - ~21:34UT A bit less of the Sahara waving effect !

Moon 8 March 2017 – ~21:34UT
A bit less of the Sahara waving effect !

 

Moon 8 March 2017 - ~21:16UT Although clear, there was a high level damp wind and it was difficult to focus having the Sahara waving effect !

Moon 8 March 2017 – ~21:16UT
Although clear, there was a high level damp wind and it was difficult to focus having the Sahara waving effect !

 

Moon 8 March 2017 - ~21:13UT A bit less of the Sahara waving effect !

Moon 8 March 2017 – ~21:13UT
A bit less of the Sahara waving effect !

 

Moon 19 Nov 2016 - ~20:00UT Indentation at base of Moon is bad exposition!

Moon 19 Nov 2016 – ~20:00UT
Indentation at base of Moon is bad exposition!

 

Moon - Mare Crisium area 16 Nov 2016 - 23:45UT

Moon – Mare Crisium area
16 Nov 2016 – 23:45UT

 

Moon 14 May 2016

Moon 14 May 2016

 

Moon 20 Apr 2016 - second test

Moon 20 Apr 2016 – second test

 

Moon 20 Apr 2016

Moon 20 Apr 2016

 

Moon 20 Apr 2016 - first test

Moon 20 Apr 2016 – first test

 

Moon 16 Apr 2016 5Mpx Mobile phone through Achromatic

Moon 16 Apr 2016
5Mpx Mobile phone through Achromatic

 

Moon 16 Apr 2016

Moon 16 Apr 2016

 

Moon 16 Apr 2016

Moon 16 Apr 2016

 

Moon 16 Apr 2016

Moon 16 Apr 2016

 

Moon 16 Apr 2016 - Thyco Clavius etc. Elaborated on 30 July 2017

Moon 16 Apr 2016 – Thyco Clavius etc.
Elaborated on 30 July 2017

 

Moon 23 Dec 2015

Moon 23 Dec 2015

 

Moon 23 Dec 2015

Moon 23 Dec 2015

 

Moon 23 Dec 2015

Moon 23 Dec 2015

 

Moon 23 Dec 2015

Moon 23 Dec 2015

 

Moon 23 Dec 2015

Moon 23 Dec 2015

 

Moon 23 Dec 2015

Moon 23 Dec 2015

 

Moon 23 Dec 2015

Moon 23 Dec 2015

 

Moon 23 Dec 2015

Moon 23 Dec 2015

 

Moon 23 Dec 2015

Moon 23 Dec 2015

 

Moon 23 Dec 2015

Moon 23 Dec 2015

 

Moon 23 Dec 2015 I like the 'blackness' look of the 1970s images, but this is 2015!

Moon 23 Dec 2015
I like the ‘blackness’ look of the 1970s images, but this is 2015!

 

Moon 23 Dec 2015

Moon 23 Dec 2015

 

Moon 23 Dec 2015 ARISTARCHUS

Moon 23 Dec 2015
ARISTARCHUS

 

Moon 23 Dec 2015 Mobile Phone image taken through a Telescope Finder

Moon 23 Dec 2015
Mobile Phone image taken through a Telescope Finder

 

Moon 23 Dec 2015 Mobile Phone image taken through a Telescope Finder

Moon 23 Dec 2015
Mobile Phone image taken through a Telescope Finder

 

Moon 29 Sep 2015

Moon 29 Sep 2015

 

Moon 29 Sep 2015

Moon 29 Sep 2015

 

Moon 29 Sep 2015

Moon 29 Sep 2015

 

Moon 29 Sep 2015

Moon 29 Sep 2015

 

Moon 29 Sep 2015

Moon 29 Sep 2015

 

Moon 29 Sep 2015

Moon 29 Sep 2015

 

Moon 23 May 2015 - 20:13 BST

Moon 23 May 2015 – 20:13 BST

 

Moon 23 May 2015 - 19:04 BST

Moon 23 May 2015 – 19:04 BST

 

Moon 30 April 2015 - 21:21 BST

Moon 30 April 2015 – 21:21 BST

 

Moon 30 April 2015 - 19:54 BST

Moon 30 April 2015 – 19:54 BST

 

Moon 30 April 2015 - 19:52 BST

Moon 30 April 2015 – 19:52 BST

 

Moon 30 April 2015 - 18:45 BST

Moon 30 April 2015 – 18:45 BST

 

Moon 26 April 2015 - 19:14 BST

Moon 26 April 2015 – 19:14 BST

 

Moon 26 April 2015 - 18:48 BST

Moon 26 April 2015 – 18:48 BST

 

Moon 26 April 2015 - 18:47 BST Apollo 15 Landing site

Moon 26 April 2015 – 18:47 BST
Apollo 15 Landing site

 

Moon 26 April 2015 - 18:45 BST

Moon 26 April 2015 – 18:45 BST

 

Moon 26 April 2015 - 18:30 BST

Moon 26 April 2015 – 18:30 BST

 

Moon 28 Dec 2014 - 17:45 GMT

Moon 28 Dec 2014 – 17:45 GMT

 

The Moon (Moretus) 30 March 2004 - 2:13UT

The Moon (Moretus) 30 March 2004 – 2:13UT
Sw 250px – 2x ToUcam

 

Moon 30 March 2004 20:13UT - 2x Barlow Moretus

Moon 30 March 2004 20:13UT – 2x Barlow
Moretus

 

 

Moon Total Eclipse 3-4 Mar 2007 [partially imaged between 21:37 - 23:34H] Inexperience is obvious!

Moon Total Eclipse 3-4 Mar 2007 [partially imaged between 21:37 – 23:34H] Inexperience is obvious!

 

Moon Total Eclipse 3-4 Mar 2007 [partially imaged between 21:37 - 23:34H] - on of the frames above

Moon Total Eclipse 3-4 Mar 2007 [partially imaged between 21:37 – 23:34H] – on of the frames above

Moon Total Eclipse 3-4 Mar 2007 [partially imaged between 21:37 - 23:34H] - on of the frames above

Moon Total Eclipse 3-4 Mar 2007 [partially imaged between 21:37 – 23:34H] – on of the frames above

Moon Total Eclipse 3-4 Mar 2007 [partially imaged between 21:37 - 23:34H] - on of the frames above

Moon Total Eclipse 3-4 Mar 2007 [partially imaged between 21:37 – 23:34H] – on of the frames above

Moon Total Eclipse 3-4 Mar 2007 [partially imaged between 21:37 - 23:34H] - on of the frames above

Moon Total Eclipse 3-4 Mar 2007 [partially imaged between 21:37 – 23:34H] – on of the frames above

Moon Total Eclipse 3-4 Mar 2007 [partially imaged between 21:37 - 23:34H] - on of the frames above

Moon Total Eclipse 3-4 Mar 2007 [partially imaged between 21:37 – 23:34H] – on of the frames above

Moon 25 December 1999 - 17:00UT

Moon 25 December 1999 – 17:00UT

 

Moon sometime in 1997

Moon sometime in 1997

 

Moon sometime in 1997

Moon sometime in 1997

 

Moon sometime in 1997

Moon sometime in 1997