First Quarter Moon

First quarter moon over North Carolina tonight.

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Waxing Gibbous Moon Tonight

Waxing Gibbous Moon. ISO-200, F/11, 1/250 sec.

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Star trails and airplanes

Star trails looking north from last night. The dotted lines crossing the trails are from airplanes. Nikon 28-70mm @ 28mm, ISO-200, f/2.8, 300 30 sec. exposures stacked.

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Waxing Gibbous Moon

Waxing Gibbous moon shot with Nikon D700, 70-200 2.8, TC-20EIII, ISO-200, f/11, 1/200 sec.

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Star trails circling the North Star in the night sky.

198 30 second second exposures stacked using StarStax (a free program). The diagonal dotted line is an airplane. The slight gap in the trails occurred when the battery died and I had to change it.

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