The solar eclipse this time covered the whole continental USA. Its path of totality spanned the continent West to East, across 14 States, while pretty much everybody else in North America was able to experience a partial eclipse. News coverage and social media has been bombarding everybody about the event. Recommendations about the purchase of […]
For this last rare supermoon eclipse, I decided to go out and hike at Mission Peak. The fact that this event only occurs every 18 years, and having good weather and light, made this decision much easier. The night didn’t start with much hope: while the sun was setting West, turning on a fantastic display […]
EDIT: bonus animation in the gallery! Continue reading the post and click on the gallery, last image is an animation. One of the coolest things you can witness is a solar eclipse. It is not as rare as it looks, except for the fact that it is harder to be in the right spot when […]
Seems like nowadays there’s a new and unique moon… every month or so :-) Maybe the media are just giving it more emphasis, as we are all and always fascinated with seeing and taking pictures of the moon. This last Blood Moon, technically a total lunar eclipse, was a reason for me to get up […]
Probably thanks to the recent supermoon and the later solar eclipse, this year’s strawberry moon event – with a partial lunar eclipse – must have been a well advertised event. I only wonder how many in California took the time to set the alarm clock at 3 am on a Monday morning. Well. I did. […]
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