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Beltane Moon

3 May 2017, 11:37 UTC
Beltane Moon
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“Sitting quietly, doing nothing, Spring comes, and the grass grows, by itself.” Bashō MatsuoOscar & MarkFrom the darkening Mayday sky the Beltane Moon was calling.Helen and I dragged out "Oscar" the beast of telescopes, our 12 inch reflector. The Theophilus chain (Theophilus, Cyrillus, Catharina) stood out well tonight, highlighted beautifully along the terminator.After taking a few more photographs I sketched the three craters using Conte pencil and Ink. 01/05/2017 - A:III 300mm/f5 Newtonian The five day old MoonShows south Theophilus chain three beautiful pearlsHelen Lee

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