The Moon and Mercury, May 6, 2008
Willingboro Astronomical Society
  www.wasociety.net  Last updated 5.10.2008

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Roger Cowley, Nikon D80 with Tamron 100 to 300 zoom, fixed tripod

#1: 8:38 pm, exposed 2.5 seconds at f/6.7, ISO 400

 

Chuck Lanholm, Nikon D70 with 300 mm f/4 lens on a fixed tripod

#1: 8:26 pm, exposed 1/2 second at f/8

#2: 8:27 pm, exposed 1/4 second at f/8

 

Jim Mack, Canon Rebel XTi with 70-300 mm lens

#1: 8:47 pm, 300 mm focal length, exposed 1/2 second at f/5.6, ISO 800

#2: 8:48 pm, 300 mm focal length, exposed 1/8 second at f/5.6, ISO 800

#3: 8:52 pm, 75 mm focal length, 0.6 seconds at f/4, ISO 400

#4: 8:52 pm, 75 mm focal length, exposed 1 second at f/4, ISO 400

#5: 9:00 pm, 195 mm focal length, exposed 1.6 seconds at f/5, ISO 400

 

Joe Stieber, Moorestown, NJ; Canon 40D with 70-200 mm f/2.8 lens, ISO 400, fixed tripod

#1: 8:26 pm, 70 mm focal length (cropped); 1/25 second at f/2.8

#2: 8:38 pm, 200 mm focal length (cropped), 1/4 second at f/2.8

#3: 9:01 pm, 200 mm focal length (cropped); 4 seconds at f/5.6