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Moon, M45, Hyades

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« on: July 28, 2008, 10:31:57 am »

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I looked out at 0400 this morning and saw the Crescent Moon looking rather splendid.
You left it a bit late; not only was the sky brightening, there was a lot less cirrus/cirrostratus around an hour earlier.

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Looks like Autumn's not far away!
Cygnus past the meridian, Aldebaran well up in the East, .... Yeah, it comes quick as the 4 mins difference between the sidereal and solar days add on to the rapid advance of dawn.
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