Partial Lunar Eclipse on Jan 1, 2010


Date & Time: Jan 1 2010 (1/90sec. each)
Optical: f=59mm F8.0, 1.7X Digital Mag. (equivalent f=680mm in 35mm film format)
Auto-guided with Eyebell CD-1 portable equatorial
Digital Video Camera: Canon iVIS HF-S10
Location: Hitachi city, Ibaraki pref.




A slight partial lunar eclipse has been observed before dawn of the beginning day of 2010. The full moon was started to be eclipsed from southwest part before four o'clock, and had its maximum magnitude of about 8% about 4:10. This eclipse ended about five o'clock in morning, before long I greeted the New Year's first sunrise.




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