Moon 12 days old   5/30/04  11:26 P.M.              Click on photo to return to 'Solar System'                                   Home
Moon

Earth-Moon distance: 366894.9 km (227978.5 miles)
True Equatorial RA: 13h 51m 30.4s Dec: -10°20'54"
Topocentric coordinates: RA: 13h 50m 36.4s  Dec: -11°06'31"
Rise: 16:36  Transit: 22:17  Set: 03:24  
Angular diameter: 00°32'55"
Azm: 200°41'15"  Alt: +37°04'59"  (with refraction: 37°06'17" )
Physical ephemeris
Phase: 88.02 %, Phase angle: 40.50°
Position angle of the bright limb: 291.8°
True ecliptical coordinates:  Lambda: 209°34'25"  Beta: 01°02'28"
Parallax: 00°59'45.910"
Geocentric angular diameter: 00°32'34"
Optical libration: l': -6.008°, b': -1.312
Physical libration: l": -0.019, b":  0.001
Total libration: l: -6.027, b: -1.311
Photo Specifications:

16" F/4.87  Newtonian , ST-8XE, CFW8     05/30/04    Temp. = -13 C

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Processing:   MaxIm; DDP, Mosaic of 6 exposures; The smearing is due to overexposed areas. I didn't have any neutral density filters.