Last night’s young moon

The moon is now back in the evening sky. It’s a waxing crescent, also called a young moon.

The May 13, 2013 waxing crescent moon as photographed by our friend VegaStar Carpentier in France. Visit VegaStar's Facebook page.

The May 13, 2013 waxing crescent moon as photographed by our friend VegaStar Carpentier in France. Visit VegaStar’s Facebook page. Thank you, VegaStar!

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Deborah Byrd

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