[Tweeters] Earthshine Alert

Jeff Gibson gibsondesign15 at gmail.com
Mon Dec 3 06:43:53 PST 2018


For early rising tweeters, you might wanna go outside right now (6:45 am)
and get a load of that earthshine. Just look SE

Earthshine is the light of the sun (coming up soon!) reflecting off the
Earth and lighting up the Moon - best seen during a crescent moon, when the
darker part of the moon face has that subtle glow . It's pretty cool.

By the way, the bright shiny object just below the Moon is the planet
Venus, sometimes referred to as the "morning star".

Jeff Gibson
Space Cadet in
Port Townsend Wa

PS: good luck with the clouds
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