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Lunar Eclipse


Lunar Eclipse Sequence, August 28, 2007. This lunar eclipse was a real pleasure to watch, sitting on a beach next to Lake Huron. The first noticeable stage of the eclipse started at around 4:50 a.m. EDT, with totality starting at around 5:50 a.m. This seqence of photographs was started at 5:40 and shows five minute progressions of the eclipse ending with an image taken at 6:00.

The sequence of images also shows how the dawn sky was getting brighter as the Moon was becoming a deeper red.

Here is another photo of the lunar eclipse taken a few minutes after the last image of the set, with Chantry Island in the middle distance.

And here is an eclipse image taken at the onset of totality.

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Steve Irvine
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