20th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
First Quarter Moon

This is a photo of the Moon just passing the First Quarter Phase. Towards the upper left, where the terminator separates night from day, we can see about half of Mare Imbrium.

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Date Taken: 07.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2022
Photo Location: Mt. Vernon, New York, United States of America
Copyright: © Evan Iervolino