Stary stary night....

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Comments (9)

pedrocut on November 26, 2012

The Sky at Night still going after all these years!

All the best Peter

David Brown Photogra… on November 28, 2012

....and what was that bloke's name Peter?

Was it Peter Moore?

Best wishes - Jethro

pedrocut on November 28, 2012

Not Peter, Dudley or even Roger. It was Patrick!

All the best Peter

David Brown Photogra… on November 29, 2012

I was initially right !

Evidence of doing too many crosswords.


Thank you J

david g Johnson on November 29, 2012

A splendid sky scene...Jethro'...the light wispy cloud sets it off.../ doubt that Patrick Moore would be able to name all the star systems up there too.......Cheers from ..Dj..
Ps...Iv'e shook his hand.

David Brown Photogra… on November 30, 2012

Thank you David - as well as the wispy cloud, I like the light pollution (the orange scar) in the sky. For a great example of light pollution on an otherwise clear night go Here

All the very best to you and yours - Jethro

pedrocut on December 9, 2012

Hi Jethro

Old Patrick passed away today.RIP

Regards Peter

david g Johnson on December 9, 2012

Iv'e met Sir his lectures.....and tonight...I looked up to the night sky......and I thought of him.....Dj.

David Brown Photogra… on January 9, 2013

Peter just got "Home" and was able to watch the link you sent.

What an amazing achievement and man.

Many thanks for posting!

And thank you David for your comments.


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