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PHOTOS (4): Partial lunar eclipse over NZ

On Saturday New Zealanders with clear skies witnessed a lunar eclipse – when the earth got in the way of the sun’s light hitting the moon. has received a couple of photos from our readers.

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Lunar Eclipse
Took this shot of the lunar eclipse at about 11.50pm, in a very short break in the clouds
Uploaded by: Kat Cooper

Lunar Eclipse
This photo was on a longer exposure so you can see the other side of the moon a little clearer, the clouds were a bit of a factor in this shot though.  Uploaded by: Kat Cooper

Eclipse beginning
The beginning of Saturday night’s eclipse, “we had a thick layer of fog here, it cleared enough so that I managed to get this shot but not alot else”.  Uploaded by: Kelli Culver

Partial Lunar Eclipse
Uploaded by: Roger Clark


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Zelda Wynn on 29/06/2010 12:46am

Yes, have an image. Not able to upload due to delay receiving cable to get image off camera.
I hate online buying, take money then tell me it is on Backorder.

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