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Big moon Sat. night

Discussion in 'General Bushcraft Discussion' started by Beo-wulf, May 4, 2012.

  1. Beo-wulf

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    The "Super Moon" is supposed to appear 30 Percent larger than normal. I Wonder how the crazies will react?
     
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    I'm gonna be on a river or lake so I'll be watching.
     
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    Oh gawd, I work in a hospital so I'm gonna have fun with all the crazies tomorrow!
     
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    thanks...im gonna set up my Burris STX 25x75-70mm,, on the tripod , tomorrow
     
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    The moon is stunning tonight here in So Cal.
     
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    I work EMS and I am super happy this is my long weekend off ! Folks go nuts when the moon is full.....don't believe me, come to work with me on the next full moon. haha
     
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    I may take a midnight wander to a better vantage point tomorrow night
     
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    Well, I'm planning on running around in the back yard, flailing my arms and howling at it.

    Just for a few minutes though, that flailing bit is really tough.
     
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    I'd love too !!!! Unfortunately, I am getting a flea bath that night. ARRROOOAH
     
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    i took 30 pics and some video at 75 X 70mm freehand with the scope couse i dont have a camera mount yet... i watched it 1 hour...clear skies awesome light ,
     
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    Looked pretty nice tonight when it poked out of the clouds. Maybe tomorrow night I'll walk down on the beach to check it out.
     
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    I can't wait...howl
     
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    I haven't looked forward to being mooned since lowrider pants came into vogue.
    I remember I was in Korea in 72 and the moon was so full and bright you could actually read by it.
     
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    As usual, crazy.
     
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    I'll be doing an overnight in the woods tonight, hopefully the clouds will clear by then and I can see it.
     
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    For the past two days my kids have been WILD....every full moon I can see a change in them.
     
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    I have to wonder what impact this is having on the tides and weather.
     
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    Us Hawaiian fishermen have been looking forward to this moon. ;)
     
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    I'm not ems, but I've worked at a day program for significantly disabled folks and we used to mark the full moon with a big red X. I believe you...

    Sent from my BlackBerry 9300 using Tapatalk
     
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    dunno bout crazy folks, but my dog has been going nuts all day.
     
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    Here she be...
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    Thats no Moon ... Its a Space station

    Obi Wan
     
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    It is really bright here in northern Indiana. I'm out on my last outing for basic's class.
     
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    Good one! I was thinking the same thing!:18:
     
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    the moon looks awesome, and consitering its cinco de mayo id say worse than usual...
     
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    There will be another chance to see it tonight as well ( if the clouds co-operate ) 9:33pm in the Great Lakes area
     
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    I'm on VACATION.....arrived yesterday so got to see the supermoon ON THE BEACH!!
    Beautiful.
     
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    Saw it last night, and looking forward to spending some more time with it this evening. Beautiful. If you haven't made time to see, you should, if you can, no matter where you are.
     
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    It was too cloudy last night for me to see it! :(

    I'd even bought a six pack of Blue Moon and sat out on my porch;(
    PMZ
     
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    Well that's interesting. I was out fishing last night, and remarked to myself at how big and bright the moon was at moonrise. Snapped a couple quick pictures and went on with catching absolutely nothing and sweating like crazy. Haven't gotten the pictures off my camera but it was really cool.
     
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    Unfortunately we were all clouded up last night so I didn't get a chance to snap some good ones.

    There are the only two I ended up with.

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    Thanks, guys!:D

    PMZ
     
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    hasnt come up tonight, but last night was beautiful. buddy of mine called to ask what the bright light was ... it was venus very bright going out tonight to watch.
     

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