You've seen those T-shirts that say, "My mother went to Florida and all I got was this lousy T-shirt"?
Well, I went to the Interurban and all I got was this lousy picture of the Interurban.
|I was using a long lens, which tended to amplify the impression of the high-towers. Looking north toward West Walker Street.|
It was inconvenient because PanSTAARS is very close to the horizon right now, so the houses may have been blocking it. But I've got a few more nights to try this gig, and when the "toenail moon" manifests, it might become easier to spot by virtue of the handy reference point.
|Stardate.org has this graphic on their homepage right now, with the caption "Sneaky Comet". Indeed.|