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Thursday, September 6, 2012

Blue Moon


This past weekend we had a beautiful blue moon. I really wish that the name blue moon was a descriptive one. How cool would it be to see an actual blue colored moon?

I wanted to get out early to photograph it as it came up, but I was unable to. I did catch it a bit later, behind a few whispy nighttime clouds.

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20 comments:

  1. Wouldn't an actual blue moon be amazing? your pic is still gorgeous though!

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  2. I googled 'blue moon' and the deal is that, if indeed anyone saw an actual blue moon, it was probably due to volcanic ash or other pollutant in the atmosphere...

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  3. Great shot! When the blue moon came up at my house, it was actually bright orange.

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  4. Great capture of the moon!

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  5. Awesome capture of the moon! It really has been beautiful this month! Hope you have a great weekend! Happy SWF!!

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  6. Oh, this is stunning! Your photo is so sharp and clear.

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  7. Love the clouds you were able to capture as well!
    Terrific shot!

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  8. I love your moon shot. You captured the moon in all its glory. Nicely done.

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  9. Yes, the clouds really enhance the photo. Very nice!

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  10. Nice to see you have made a shot of the blue moon too.
    Thanks for sharing and enjoy your weekend.

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  11. Blue or not, your picture with the wispy clouds is beautiful! :)

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  12. That was my first thought too a "blue" moon ^_^ Is there another blue moon?

    Kim,USA

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  13. Great shot!! Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

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  14. Been thinking about that myself. Blue moon should be cool! But i love your moon shot too. Kind of mysterious...

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