On 0528 Spring morning Beijing Time… 21st May 2018 at the XiChang Satellite Launch Center in South West China, CNSA-China National Space Administration launched an reliable Long March 4C configuration Carrier Rocket in which is in preparations towards a later mission to Launch Chang’e 4 Lunar Probe that would land on the Dark Side of …
On a in between almost midnight 31st January – Very weathering clouded extremely clouded out Auckland- New Zealand in bracing for an impending Cyclone Fehi that’s bound arrived in the later hours till midnight on the 31st January to 1st February 2018 in which the event of the Auckland Lunar Eclipse event of the Luna Rosa ended unobserved till four ending in the morning… From the anticipated Supermoon that’s risen over the hills of One Tree looking towards north eastern direction that slight over right of the summit of one tree hill, in which a mass of crowds have gathered at the back of Auckland Observatory- Stardomefor the courtyard telescopes with a great team of volunteers whom operate them.. as the mass of crowds gather with their photographing camera equipment with their picnic blankets keeping warm throughout the night also the unexpected early hours morning …..
As Cyclone Fehi Auckland moves closer towards past midnight then early morning the umbra moves closer as hides the Luna Rosa..
During the Cyclone Fehi Auckland Night it was a long wait, as looking for breaks in between the cyclone clouds to photograph..
As you can see the Cyclone Fehi’s clouds moves closer to hide, gate crash the Supermoon red blue Lunar Eclipse..
As the Supermoon is cased by the Earth Shadow Umbra.. slowly seen in the Cyclone Fehi Auckland skies..
The Supermoon in behind the amass of nomadically clouds as it rises behind the embankments of One Tree Hill, in Auckland New Zealand..
As the Supermoon rises from behind the hill embankments of One Tree Hill, in which the moon is closes towards the Planet earth in its elliptical orbit calling it Apogee, as the apogee moon rise from the horizon the image of the moon is magnified due to the heavy thick Atmospheric layering at the horizon in which increase the image of the moon, than from as it moves towards a higher angle of in the night sky in which it reduced magnification due to the thin atmosphere layer ….. As on the on the other side of hemisphere in Already Tomorrow in Hong Kong, the Hong Kong Space Museum staging various events around Hong Kong one of many in nearby in Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon Park, also Sha Tin also in Central on Hong Kong Island, with very great clear viewing weather conditions than of Auckland..
the crowds awaits in the Cyclone Fehi Auckland cloudy night skies a the courtyard telescopes at the Auckland Observatory-Stardome
During that onwards towards midnight it the building up of cyclone Fehi clouds started to concentratingly to nomadically increase only to have slightly teasing selectively of viewing the moon as it transition from the earth shadows umbra starting the cast on the Luna Shadow slowly, as it was gate crashing the moments of looking transiting moon, towards the Luna Rosa.. In which as it gathered upwards to that moment it wasn’t possible to watched as the rain decide to gate crash the event.. Nor to photograph even further… like packing your troubles in that first Yosemite night time campfire scene from Star Trek V- The Final Frontier where Captain Kirk, Doctor McCoy’s, Captain Spock camping trip was interrupted ….
It was a on at night with the Halloween Phantom of the Opera Moon on the 31st October 2017 in Auckland-New Zealand in which during that that day night it was clear remarkable in which latterly the cloudy started to gate crashed from the north.. During that same day it was the eve of Halloween in east coast where Space Xhad currently launched the South Korean television telecommunications Satellite KoreaSat5A.. on the following day over in the west coast at California is the multiple payload launch of the SkySat also Dove Satellites in one single launch by OrbitalATK in which both launches met its launch criteria besides waiting patience for the weather..
The Crater Tycho..
The Halloween moon at eighty two percent waxing gibbous.. in which the moon costume played the female Phantom of opera mask with the decorative Jade Rabbit eye
The the crater Copernicus one of the promenade craters ..
The sunset Halloween Moon with the Jade Rabbit..
Meanwhile on that same Halloween day, Southern Hemisphere wise at the Auckland Observatory-Stardome were running with Halloween theme night. With props of Tombstones suspended ghouls with decorative running spiders, flying bats, in which running in sessions of three Halloween thematic planetarium shows each come with Halloween loot treat swag…
Before the gate-crashing blanketing rain clouds that came rolling over from north as it ghost storyline the waxing gibbous Phantom of the opera moon in creating that Halloween look for the moon in view as the storyline the Jade Rabbit eye.. In which you can see the promenade features of the sea of the Apollo 11 landed sea of Tranquility also Apollo 17 landed Serenity… among that the moon was moving away from the constellation Scorpio in which rising later as she headed towards the full moon- second quarter then onwards wanningly towards the New Moon..
As I’m keyboarding this post on the 29th October 2017 it’s the #ObservetheMoon is International Observe the moon night in which the moon will be currently least sixty five percent waxing gibbous in which Luna the moon reveals more her full moon lacy cratered wedding dress towards on the fifth November 2017……..On a relative clear spring Yesterday in Auckland New Zealand night in with during that week’s night sky in which was a previously week was a rain out week thought out the country in which as I’m keyboarding this post.. It has relativity retracted the clear fine day in replacing with a cloudy rainy day… As it was 24th October 2017 the moon Luna shade with the Earth shadow at seventeen percent Waxing Gibbous in which was four day –nights ago from the New Moon in which the Earth Shadow casted giving a total Waning Gibbous on the 20th October 2017..
As the moon was trending towards the Waxing Gibbous in which unveiling the earth shadow Terminator lacy veil, in which showing her Luna cratered embroidery lacy wedding dress slowly, as Luna rises little later by little away from the Constellation Scorpio as itself too settles earlier among with the planet Saturn looking at averagely of one billion Kilometers away also one hour ago back in time..
during a sunset the four days-nights away from the new moon the moon glimmers with sunset glow..
At night the four nights away from the new moon the show more than fifty shades of greys in revealing stories of the jade rabbit slowly
the sunset crescent moon – looking at circumference shows it not round but with cratered mountains ..
the 24th October 2017 moon four days away from the new moon..
As this week night on the 26th October 2017, Auckland Observatory-Stardome, in which while working during the past eight in the evening that interesting night interestingly noticing a very bright transiting object transiting from the constellation Scorpio towards the Southern Cross from westward to the south is the International Space Station in which nibbling tracking looking through the eight inch Meade … looking through the lens finding it was a flat H, in which seeing the main solar panels of the international space station, with the structural trust, in which in the center is the looking at the living modules of the space station itself, in which the main radiators in which lens flared the main central station’s central structure..
As the moon Luna most towards the full moon in which making ways to an important event in Asia also its communities in which is the Mid-Autumn Festival in which sits in between 3rd to 6th October 2017, In which there a mass of festivities in Asian Communities.
One community is partaking with the celebrations is within China, is of Already Tomorrow in Hong Kong as a Special Administrative Region on 3rd to 6th October 2017… in which a part of the partake of the Mid-Autumn Festival celebrations is the Tai Hang fire Dragon dance..In which the moon cakes have been on shelves in Hong Kong, also in your local Asian Chinese supermarket as well… In which there be Dragon incense dances throughout different neighbourhood districts in the Hong Kong Region. Those streets in which in those neighbors that are celebrating is Wun Sha Street, School Street – Tai Hang, Lily Street, Causeway Bay, Pok Fu Lam- 4th October 2017..
another section of the moon Luna in where one certain modest impact made a impressive after impressions on so many levels.. Tycho..
The Jade Rabbit reveals the pages of its story has the terminator goes towards the full moon with the waxing gibbous..
The Moon Luna making ways as the terminator makes way for the Mid Autumn festival for the Asian Communities..
the Jade Rabbit visited by NASA’s Apollo 11 astronauts that read her/ his stories on the sea of Tranquility on 20th July 1969… ” The Eagle have Landed….” the Late Astronaut Neil Armstrong..
After Sun set the Jade rabbit tell works to make prescriptions for the immortals in which accompany with the Jade Maiden ….
When you look at the moon this week you may noticed that there is an interesting feature on the moon in which looks like an outline of the rabbit, in with the outline of the cute bunny ears, the cute little bunny nose with its ears with body also is bunny fluffy ball tail.. In which the legends also stories of the rabbit dates back to the Han Dynasty from the Warring States least 200 years BC.. the initial story of the rabbit is that she or he makes pounding the with various ingredients of the medication for immortals for the Elixir of life in which to extended their longevity… rather than having eating the longevity peach in which takes extremely long time to ripe to its full potent..
the first quarter moon during sunset.. with the Jade Rabbit
Among that in Already Tomorrow In Hong Kong, there’s festivities preparing on hand for the mid-Autumn festival in where the fire dragon dances, As which that there are five fire dragons that celebrating dancing in those streets, In which one dragon is constructed with over six thousands of pearl grass with seventy thousand incense sticks, in which has an average total length of sixty seven meters, in which following a Pearl in which is constructed out of a Pomelo with clustered Incenses, leads the fire dragon with an averagely three hundred people whom make the dance relay, with troupe of freestyle dancing.. As one part of the event is four days dancing throughout Tai Hang leading the Dragon towards heaven..