Friday, 17 June 2011

Mysterious Eclipse of the Moon

I missed the eclipse of the moon on Wednesday night (15th) due to heavy cloud and rain showers, however, the sunset was a bonus. Here is the first one looking to the east, away from the sunset.


The second was looking into the sunset through some trees.



The weekend is here - enjoy!

Chat soon

Ta ra.

5 comments:

  1. We watched and waited - like you there was a beautiful sunset but where the moon was due to rise was hazy cloud and we got no sighting.

    The next night - sod's law - the moon rose like a beautiful orange ball.

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  2. Hi Weaver
    This was a real disappointment, it's such a mystical and lovely event. Ah well, the price for living in the north east of the UK!
    XX

    Hi Donna
    You are very kind, my pleasure.
    XX

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  3. So many black clouds here didn't even get the sunset. Sigh.

    All was not lost tho'. Bear went to an impromptu 'no-eclipse' barbecue, and all the neighbours 9-14 year old's came round and made chocolate buns, while my Tots showed them how to make pine and lavender essence.

    Great fun. Flour everywhere. Mainly on me :)

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