Noctilucent Clouds in the Wake of the Eclipse

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    I took this image of Noctilucent Clouds over Mountcharles, Co Donegal just as I was packing up after shotting the eclipse. A lunar eclipse, ISS passes and noctilucent clouds all in the space of a few hours! A fantastic evening of astronomy.

    Location: Mountcharles, Co. Donegal, Ireland
    Date: 15 June 2011
    Time: 23:30-00:00
    Camera: Self modded Canon 1000D, 18-55mm stock lens set at 35mm
    Exposure: 2 X 4sec, ISO 200 F4.5

    Lights In The Dark, chrisgrohusko, and 4 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. Stewart Watt [deleted] 45 months ago | reply

      Oh yes,cracking NLC,s.Still waiting to see my first of the season.

    2. (Daithi@Ireland ) [deleted] 45 months ago | reply

      We would love great Image this added to our Group

    3. chrisgrohusko 45 months ago | reply

      Omg!!! In colorado??? Hey, add me to your facebook, then add my friend Cherie Ude, as she shot outrageous NACREOUS CLOUDS FROM THE SOUTH POLE, 1,000 TIMES MORE EXOTIC THAN ANY NOCTILUCENTS!!!

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