Waxing Gibbous Moon, 97% of Full

Another view of a waxing gibbous moon through the telescope. This is a blend of three different photos, and I tried to focus on a different part of the moon per photo. However, at close to full moon, the moon was a bit flat and I had a difficult time seeing the craters. The other problem I encountered is that the bundled tripod was not sufficiently stable, so any time I touched the focusing dial, the image was jittery for a few seconds.

Waxing Gibbous Moon

Nikon D800, ISO 800, 1/800s and Orion StarSeeker III 127mm GoTo Mak-Cass Telescope

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