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Old 08-10-2004, 01:12:13   #21
Provost Harrison
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Originally posted by The Mad Monk
Actually, the moon has moved -- you can see that the overexposure is slightly oval -- but because it orbits in the same direction as our rotation, it dosen't move as much.
The moon takes 28 days to complete an orbit of the earth so it would be impossible to notice just by visual inspection. However it does look slightly oval so it may have moved slightly and the scale of the stars mask this fact...
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