Lunar X and V

19th April. First Quarter moon showing Lunar X (Top of bottom three craters) and Lunar V (Slightly above mid centre of image). Lunar X and Lunar V are only visible in the first quarter next to the terminator line and only for a few hours of its transition.

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Lockdown and astrophotography

With lockdown and the covid-19 virus, it’s limited things to do. At the beginning of lockdown this meant that I could spend more time in a hobby I’ve always liked, astronomy. Although a beginner, I’ve picked up a DSLR camera and connected to my skywatcher scope to venture into astrophotography. Seeing and capturing the Orion…

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