Location of picture
SAO PAULO – SP -BRAZIL
Date/Time of picture
ESPRIT 150MM TRIPLET + ASI1600MC
COLORED MOON FUNCTION: The Moon is normally seen in refined shades of grey or yellow The totally different colours are acknowledged to correspond to actual variations within the chemical composition of the lunar floor. The blue tones reveal areas wealthy in ilmenite, which comprises iron, titanium and oxygen, primarily titanium, whereas the orange and purple colours present comparatively poor titanium and iron areas. Journeys to the moon have been already indicated by comparable pictures.