Sunset near the Keahou Beach Hotel on the West side of the island of Hawaii. Photo: Mrs John Davies
Sunset over Molokai. Photo: John Davies
Moonset over Mauna Kea, an image taken from my driveway one morning as I was leaving for work.
The same view a few minutes later taken with a 200mm lens. You can see some of the telescopes on the mountain as little white specks. Also visible are some of the lunar Maria, or seas, the lava plains which make up the face of the "Man in the Moon".
John Keith Davies
Astronomy Technology Centre, Royal Observatory, Blackford Hill, Edinburgh, EH9 3HJ
tel: (44) 0131 668 8348 / fax: (44) 0131 662 1668/
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