April 2013 Moon Pictures: New through Full Phase

Posted on April 25, 2013

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The full pink moon, Egg moon, Grass moon, and Fish moon are a few of the names for today’s full moon. Here are some shots of the sky so far from this month, including a visit from the first appearance of Saturn.

 

Sunday night's crescent moon putting on a great show in place of the aurora borealis.

April 6th Sunday night’s crescent moon putting on a great show in place of the aurora borealis.

 

A few more crescent moon shots.

A few more crescent moon shots.

 

 

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Saturn makes its first appearance of a Spring, Summer and Fall show! It is in the southeast after sunset through May. Over head around midnight and setting in the west around sunrise.

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A cameo from the Sun. It feels left out sometimes.

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The Sun through a yellow filter

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Sun again with six star and orange filter

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I miss the first quarter moon due to rain. Here is almost full (a.k.a. gibbous) April 2013 Moon

I missed the first quarter moon due to rain. Here is almost full (a.k.a. gibbous) April 2013 Moon

 

 

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Saturn shining like a diamond!

Saturn shining like a diamond!

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Playing peek-a-boo with me last night! Love that!

April 2013 Full Moon from Indiana. A beauty in the sky!

April 2013 Full Moon from Indiana. A beauty in the sky!

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The star filter makes the moon look fuzzy.

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The moon left its shadow on the filter.

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