Moon Rise over Brown Mountain July 24, 2013
The 85% Waning Gibbous Moon (the Full Moon was two days ago) approximately 54 minutes after moon rise on July 24, 2013. Table Rock on the east rim of Linville Gorge can be seen on the skyline on the right side of the image. Brown Mountain is the nearly-flat ridge in the middle distance. City lights is the valleys east of Brown Mountain are visible. This wide-angle, two-minute time exposure was taken from Wiseman's View on the west rim of Linville Gorge.
Canon REBEL EOS DSLR camera, ISO-100