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gadieid
2012-Nov-28, 08:36 PM
I took two photos of the moon at apogee and perigee (http://www.thevenustransit.com/2012/11/moon-perigee-and-apogee.html) and compared them!
Huge difference!
The apogee moon is from moonrise and during a penumbral eclipse.
http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-pfMoD6du_kA/ULZriXthM0I/AAAAAAAAElc/ldCXXiwm4LQ/s640/apogee-perigee+moon.jpg

Gadi

Swift
2012-Nov-28, 09:10 PM
Nice comparison

Glom
2012-Nov-28, 09:46 PM
What was the tide like on each of those nights?

HerbyRainer
2012-Dec-18, 07:06 PM
Very nice and a good comparison.