The proxigean, perigean Moon

By Phil Plait | March 19, 2011 8:49 pm

You know what? Super or not, the full Moon rising into a thin cloud bank is always going to be cool.

I just took this from the end of my driveway, with my camera on a cheap tripod and a few seconds exposure. No tricks, no Photoshopping (except to crop it a bit). You can almost hear the werewolf howling, can’t you?

CATEGORIZED UNDER: Astronomy, Cool stuff, Pretty pictures
MORE ABOUT: Moon, perigee
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