What’s On the Dark Side of the Moon
This is a pretty impressive shot. When most people watch the ISS cross the sky for the first time, they remark about how fast it appears to be moving. The ISS crosses the entire face of the Moon in about .4 seconds which means it passes the dark side in this photo in a little under .2 seconds (the Moon is appears slightly over half lit here). It takes some timing to get that shot!
The ISS is currently making passes over the U.S. in the morning now. It will appear brighter than usual since the Shuttle is docked at it which makes it larger and hence brighter. You can find predicted pass times at Heavens Above.
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