Part 4 Sceneries in dawn
The dawn Moon in winter morning

Date & Time: Dec 23 2000, 30:14 JST(+0900), 0.4min. Exp.
Optical:f=19.1mm F2.8 (equivalent f=105mm in 35mm film format)
Digital Camera: OLYMPUS C-2020Z
Location: Ooizumi vil., Yamanashi pref.

Camera Settings: Quality...SHQ (1600 x 1200 high quality JPEG format)
CCD sensitivity...ISO100, White Balance...Auto

In late dawn of winter, this image shows you the dawn moon floating in eastern lower sky. You can detect the shadow of Moon by the Earthshine.
The moon age of this day was about 27.9, very thin figure like a sickle can be appreciated with a beautiful impression.
This picture has been taken with a digital still camera.

Rising Pleiades, Hyades, Venus & Saturn

Milky Way & summer's constellations in dawn sky

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