Image of the Moon

Blogged by Xiao Sun on March 8, 2010 and tagged with Sample Images, Moon, Mosaic.

Dmitry Makolkin, based in Moscow, sent us this picture in February. This picture of the Moon is a mosaic of 9 images which he captured with DMK 31AU03.AS.

The Moon

He wrote in the e-mail:

Here is my latest image with DMK 31AU03.AS camera.

Moon, 17 February 2010, 16:00UT
Scope: TAL-250K, D=150mm F=2130mm
Camera: DMK 31AU03.AS, red filter + IR block.
9 images arranged in panorama, each image stacked in Registax 5.1beta (350 frames of 1800).
Deconvolution, tonal correction.

This image also can be seen at

Thank you Dmitry!