Crescents in September 2012

Version 17.09.2012 Martin Elsaesser,

Young crescent on 16. September

The crescent could be easily observed on 16. September during the day, about 11 hours after conjunction. Elongation was wide at 8° and the automatic software did most of the work, after the crescent had been brought into the field of view.

Crescent after conjunction
Crescent imaged on 16. September in daytime, about 11 hours after conjunction. The real-time processing software was used.

Youtube-video of the crescent

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