Total Lunar Eclipse - January 20, 2000

All photos were taken by Paul Markov on ISO 200 with a Meade 10-inch SCT at prime focus (f6.3, 1600 mm) from Scarborough (Toronto), Ontario, Canada.

 

Composite photo using the last three pictures below.
The sequence begins from the right and progresses to the left as the moon moves through the shadow cast by the earth.

 

Time: 22:24 EST

Exposure: 1/500 sec.

Time: 22:40 EST

Exposure: 2 sec.
Overexposed intentionally to show the eclipsed side.

Time: 22:46 EST

Exposure: 5 sec.
Overexposed intentionally to show the eclipsed side.

Time: 23:16 EST

Exposure: 10 sec.

Time: 23:49 EST

Exposure: 10 sec.

**MAXIMUM **
**ECLIPSE **

Time: 00:08 EST

Exposure: 10 sec.

 

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