Moon at Six Days

Object Details: Moon Visual magnitude: -9.1 Apparent diameter: 30.2 arc min Actual diameter: 3475 km Distance: 395,908 km New Moon: +6.2 … More

Moon Horn

Looking a bit like a golden rhinoceros horn – this Lunar crescent was half-obscured by clouds forming  above the western horizon, … More

Waxing Moon

A nine day-old Moon, 73.5% illuminated. Image Details: Exposure: 0.0125s; ISO100 Gear: Meade LX-90, 2000mm f/l; f/10; 0.62 reducer; Canon EOS … More

Moon Haze

So much cloud lately has limited the amount of astronomy opportunities. This full moon image was taken through a lot … More

First Quarter Moon

Last night’s First Quarter Moon, taken with my Canon 60D DSLR camera fitted with a 600mm zoom lens. No telescope required … More

New URL

This is the new home for my astro-picture gallery, migrated from my old ‘Ggreybeard’s Cosmos’ Site.