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The moon was still partly in shadow when high enough above the fence for the scope! #eclipse #photo #fullmoon

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Penumbral eclipse as seen at 21:07 BST. And it wasn't cloudy!! #eclipse #photo #fullmoon

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Home for a quick lunchbreak so got the camera out to go #sunspot hunting! Fairly quiet at the mo! #photo

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We've turned the Moon Red in support of Comic Relief and Red Nose Day! Don't forget to do your part! :) #RND

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Another great #DSTL Captain, Avery Brooks was cracking us up trying to make sure he spelt our names right!

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Have loads of pics of #DSTL but here's the nicest Captain of the lot :) Scott Bakula was very chatty!

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After 18 months of waiting "I have you now!" Latest addtion to my collection! #officevader

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Happy Thursday all :) Awesome sunset this evening! #sunset #clouds #photography

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Hope all are having a great w/end! Just saw this cloud "feather" drifting by in the evening breeze :) #photo

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Found another Perseid flashing near the Coathanger (Brocchi's Cluster) shot on 11th August :) #photo #meteor

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Possibly the nicest shape Perseid meteor i've snapped, with a greenish tail! #meteorwatch

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Perseid streaking from Andromeda - 12082012 #meteorwatch Nice strong trail here :)

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Love this one :) Early morning Perseid framed by the cloud - Wye, Ashford #meteorwatch

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Wait a minute, this is not in the script!!! #bloodyclouds #perseids

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Got a few more meteor shots last night, but I like this one passing Brocchi's Cluster :) #meteorwatch

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It's coming from the right direction so I think this is a Perseid meteor! (10082012) #meteorwatch TN24

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The #ISS passing through the Summer Triangle just now (with a satellite on the right hand side!) #space

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This made me smile on the way home from work earlier though :) If in doubt, sketch it out! #roadart

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Camera ready for Perseids over the w/end, but caught this Dragonfly buzzing our car park earlier! #photo

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Dramatic clouds overhead :) Probably means no stargazing tonight :P #clouds #photo

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