Waxing Gibbous Moon (63%)
Photographed by Scott Davis on January 20, 2013
From Clovis, California
Sometimes we spend so much time photographing things that are millions of light years away that we forget about our moon, which is right next door. This photo was taken on January 20, 2013, when the moon was a 63% waxing gibbous.
Imaging Camera:
Canon EOS 60D
Imaging Scope/Lens:
Orion Astrograph 8" f/3.9 Newtonian
Celestron CGEM
Guide Scope/Camera:
Exposure Details:
Seven separate areas of the moon were imaged, with a 300-frame video on each area. The videos were processed in Registax 6 and then manually aligned in Adobe Photoshop CS6 to complete the final mosaic image.

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