Lunar Landing Site Chart – click for larger versions. Courtesy Lunar and Planetary Institute
My photo of a three day moon. East is at the bottom. Mare Crisium is the egg-shaped feature on east limb.
Here’s my photo of a five-six day moon, near first quarter. East is at bottom here too. The middle [...]
Six-day old waxing moon
The six-day waxing gibbous moon is visible for many hours in the evening – perfect for lunar observing and sketching. The time of my sketch was closer to the sixth day than the five day old moon. I had a hard time identifying craters using either lunar days! Note how much [...]