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 [...]
three-day old waxing moon
This year, my observing project is to recreate as many of Galileo’s original telescopic observations as I can. I’ll be using my smallest telescope, a 70mm refractor, and making my sketches using a 25mm eyepiece for a magnification of 19x. Each of my lunar sketch pages will each show three [...]