Observing the Earth

And yet it moves !

Shadow and blue light

Shadow and blue light


like a balloon shadow over the clouds

This view set is made of pictures captured during the total lunar eclipse which occured on 11/09/2003. Both half eclipsed moon materialize the limit of the shadow cone crossed by red colored sunlight.



The great blue !

On the moon, eartshine is equivalent to our terrestrial moonshine. The blue coloured earth gives to the moon its greenish colour. Imagine the fabulous show from the lunar surface : in a black sky a magnificent blue sphere nearly as big as 4 full moons ...


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