The Last Quarter

This side of our moon reveals the dark blotches of lunar maria called Mare Imbrium ‘Sea of Showers’ or ‘Sea of Rain’ towards teh top centre, and Oceanus Procellarum ‘Ocean of Storms’ to the left, which is the largest of the maria.

Photograph taken February 2014,  from rear garden, Staffordshire. © Pete Hillman 2014. Camera used Nikon D3200, with Nikon 70-300mm telephoto zoom lens.

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