Friday, March 6, 2009

Skywatch Friday

The Mumbai night sky on 27Feb09 at 2017hrs, Topping the picture is Venus follwed by the crescent of the moon underneath which you will see the lights of an aircraft and at the bottom are the residential lights.
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34 comments:

  1. What a great shot! I love it!

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  2. you got a lot of interesting light in there. I thought the one on the bottom was another star or planet at first.

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  3. Oh, when I enlarged it, I caught my breath a little. Like the gold is resembles, it's priceless. :-)

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  4. Nicely done. Very original post.

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  5. nice shot. Thanks for explaining what we are seeing.

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  6. That is a fabulous night shot. Well done!

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  8. Great photo. Have a good weekend and Happy SWF.

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  9. Well,that the beauty of night sky.

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  10. Thats pretty neat you captured all of that.

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  11. You have fitted quite a lot in to one photo.

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  12. I love night-time SWF posts! This is minimalism at its very best. Happy SWF!

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  13. I did not see this when it happened. Lucky you!

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  14. What a creative capture! Thanks for sharing...

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  15. It must have been a pleasant night!

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  16. bonne idée et bien fait cette photo de nuit.

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  17. A constellation of sorts, na? One that includes no stars oddly enough.

    Clever!

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  18. That's quite a catch so dark yet glistening light.

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  19. At first glance it looks like a black sky, but after clicking to enlarge....wow! Lots going on in there. Catching that aircraft by the moon was great timing.

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  20. Great capture getting them all in one shot!

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  21. Really amazing that you could capture them all.

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  22. Wonderful little "points of light"!

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  23. Brilliant composition. Must have used a tripod.

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  24. I was cursing myself that I did not carry a camera to capture this moment. But I am happy I found one hear... Unimaginable position of Moon coupled with the Orange color makes this moment totally unique... Nicely captured.

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