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Originally posted by Rockpuck
I have a question for you astronomy folks, I noticed on both pictures that there seems to be .. I don't know how to describe it.. like the craters.. there appears to be a web of silvery light, like our own power networks here on earth, if you look from above you see the matropolis web of lights know what I mean? Not implying the Moon is a matropolis or anything, just wondering what caused that affect?
Originally posted by Lecter
I am sure he is lying or used alot of post processing on the pic
The moon really is this color, just not nearly this color-saturated. If you don't believe it, desaturate this image and see how natural it looks.
The mosaic digitally stitches together fifteen carefully exposed high resolution images of a bright....
The fascinating color differences along the lunar surface are real, though highly exaggerated....