The image of the Southern sky with the Moon shortly after its rise was taken in Bolsón in Valle Indios in NP Radal Siete Tazas. The red glow around the Moon is caused by smoke of an extensive wildfire which was not very far from us.
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Date19. 01. 2009
Time03:27 local time
PlaceBolsón, Chile
CoordinateS 35° 29.778', W 70° 54.264', Alt. 1674 m
OpticsCanon Fisheye lens EF 15mm 1:2.8
CameraCanon EOS 5D (Hutech Ia modification)
Exposure30 s  (ISO 3200)
Copyright© 2009 Miloslav Druckmüller

Miloslav Druckmüller
Institute of Mathematics, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic
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