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Lunar Eclipse Pictures

Postby michelle » Sat Dec 10, 2011 9:36 am

Anyone get any pictures of the eclipse this AM? I slept through it :cry:

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Re: Lunar Eclipse Pictures

Postby climbing_rob » Sat Dec 10, 2011 10:07 am

I do, but they are very modest and I haven't downloaded the yet. We live on the far west side of Denver, with the foothills in the way, so the moon set before totality plus the sky was very bright by then. I'll post what I have in a couple hours. Fun stuff to see, in any case.

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Re: Lunar Eclipse Pictures

Postby vonmackle » Sat Dec 10, 2011 3:18 pm

Here's one I got of it over Bear and South Boulder Peaks
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Re: Lunar Eclipse Pictures

Postby sunny1 » Sat Dec 10, 2011 3:20 pm

Oooooooooooooooooooooo! :shock: (shock in a good way) That is awesome!! Thanks for posting!
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Re: Lunar Eclipse Pictures

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Re: Lunar Eclipse Pictures

Postby mountain_man » Sat Dec 10, 2011 9:43 pm

I didn't take this but here's a picture over Indian Peaks.


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Re: Lunar Eclipse Pictures

Postby cybrhikr » Sat Dec 10, 2011 10:20 pm

Outstanding pics. Thanks for posting.

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Re: Lunar Eclipse Pictures

Postby michelle » Sun Dec 11, 2011 7:06 am

Thanks for posting the pictures! Excellent! Have to wait three more years to see it with my own eyes.

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Re: Lunar Eclipse Pictures

Postby [jon] » Mon Dec 12, 2011 1:57 pm

i saw this driving to work, made the 5am wake up a bit more enjoyable. I actually didnt even know there was going to be an eclipse, but it was pretty obvious when I saw it.
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Re: Lunar Eclipse Pictures

Postby Mark A Steiner » Mon Dec 12, 2011 6:07 pm

Fine shots here. It occurred to me (too late) that a vantage point such as Wondervu (E of Rollinsville) would have been perfect to capture shots like these.
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