Beeing an AWB-affiliate representing the
Linzer Astronomical Society - LAG / AUSTRIA I am happy to report the
following global event:
Total Moon Eclipse 2010
21. DEZ. 2010 LIVE WEBCASTS AROUND
Poster credit: Azhy Hasan -Iraqi
National Coordinator of AWB
Worldwide announced live webcasts by
supported by many people and organisations around the globe.
Due to bad weather conditions and some technical limits by
Internet technology, many webcasters had problems to do their contribution - NASA too
;-) But many work-around-links helped to join this event. - Some problems I have
Here in AUSTRIA we could only catch the beginning of this event
early in the morning before moonset.
Herbert Raab, chairman
of the Astronomical of Society of Linz (LAG)
made following pictures. Look at the picture at the left side. Here you can see
the "Green Flash" - More detailed pictures see
During Europe was lightened by the sun I used some webcams and webcasts to
observe the total eclipse.
Here you can see the wandering shadow and the motion of sun and moon caused by
During totality I used the ALLSKY-CAM of
GRAS in New
..... and I had a nice view to the stars during the moon was hidden by
After the totality the sky became more cloudy and the stars faded.
At the same time, the surrounndings of the observatory and the scopes
lightened in the moonlight.
Following are some pictures using different cameras .....
THANKS TO ALL PEOPLE AROUND THE GLOBE WHO MAKE THINGS LIKE THIS EVENTS HAPPEN !
GREETINGS FROM LINZ/AUSTRIA CLEAR & DARK SKIES !