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Moon and Griffith Observatory

A bright moon seen Friday night from the famous Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles.

View larger. | Full moon and Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles.  Photo by Josh Blash.  See more of Josh's photography on Facebook.

View larger. | Bright moon from Griffith Observatory, November 27, 2015. Photo by Josh Blash. See more of Josh’s photography on Facebook.

Our friend Josh Blash submitted this photo to EarthSky this weekend. It’s Friday night’s moon, next to the famous Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles. This observatory is know for its public viewing nights and other activities. Josh wrote:

Hello Earthsky!

While waiting in line to use the telescope Friday night, I caught this picture of the moon behind the Zeiss telescope dome at the Griffith Observatory. It was crowded but it was nice to see so many people taking an interest in the cosmos!

Canon 6D 35mm

Thank you, Josh!

Deborah Byrd

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