Astrophotography by Philipp Salzgeber

 

 

Philipp
Salzgeber

Wolfurt / Austria

A Ring around the Moon

 

 

An incoming layer of high cirrus clouds announces a change in the high-pressure weather pattern. The ice crystals in the clouds create a highly visible 22° ring of light, also known as a halo around the first-quarter moon.

Lens:
Tokina AT-X 12-24 f/f
Camera
Nikon D200
Exposure:
f/4 15s ISO 200
Date:
12th February 2011

 

 

 


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