Enjoying EarthSky? Subscribe.

221,462 subscribers and counting ...

Harvest Moon trilogy

This past full moon was the Northern Hemisphere’s Harvest Moon, known for appearing entirely or nearly full for several nights in a row.

The moon before, during and after the crest of the moon's full moon, September 2014, by Pete Miramontes

The moon before, during and after the crest of the moon’s full phase on the night of September 8-9, 2014. Photo by Pete Miramontes

Pete Miramontes wrote:

Here are a few shots of the Harvest Moon the day before, during and the day after reaching full phase. I needed lots of patience with all the clouds we had over the past few days… I hope you enjoy.

Nicely done, Pete! Thank you.

Deborah Byrd

MORE ARTICLES