Checked content



English: Full Moon photograph taken 10-22-2010 from Madison, Alabama, USA. Photographed with a Celestron 9.25 Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope. Acquired with a Canon EOS Rebel T1i (EOS 500D), 20 images stacked to reduce noise. 200 ISO 1/640 sec.
Français : Photo de la pleine lune prise le 22 octobre 2010 à Madison, dans l'Alabama (Etats-Unis), à l'aide d'un télescope Schmidt-Cassegrain Celestron 9.25. Photo prise avec un appareil photo Canon EOS Rebel T1i (EOS 500D), en empilant 20 clichés (200 ISO 1/640 sec) pour réduire le bruit.
മലയാളം: 22-10-2010 -നു അമേരിക്കയിലെ അലബാമയിലെ മാഡിസണിൽ നിന്നുമെടുത്ത പൂർണ്ണചന്ദ്രന്റെ ചിത്രം. ദൂരദർശിനി ഉപയോഗിച്ച് എടുത്ത്, നോയിസ് കുറയ്ക്കാനായി 20 ചിത്രങ്ങൾ കൂട്ടിച്ചേർത്ത് സൃഷ്ടിച്ച ചിത്രം
Українська: Повний місяць, сфотографований 22 жовтня 2010 року.
Date 22 October 2010
Source Own work
Author Gregory H. Revera

Wikimedia CommonsWikipedia

This is a featured picture on Wikimedia Commons ( Featured pictures) and is considered one of the finest images.

Cscr-featured.svgSound-icon-empty.svgThis is a featured picture on the English language Wikipedia ( Featured pictures) and is considered one of the finest images.
Cscr-featured.svgSound-icon-empty.svgThis is a featured picture on the Hebrew language Wikipedia ( תמונות מומלצות) and is considered one of the finest images.

If you have an image of similar quality that can be published under a suitable copyright license, be sure to upload it, tag it, and nominate it.

Picture of the day

This image was selected as picture of the day on Wikimedia Commons for 20 December 2010. It was captioned as follows:

English: The last full moon of 2010 occurs tonight 12/20-12/21 at 08:15 12/21 GMT. This coincides with a full lunar eclipse which will be visible across all of North America the night of 12/20-12/21 starting at 05:27 GMT, reaching the greatest eclipse at 08:17 GMT and ending at 11:06 GMT. Part of the eclipse will also be visible in South America and Asia.


I, the copyright holder of this work, hereby publish it under the following licenses:
w:en:Creative Commons
attribution share alike
This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported license.
You are free:
  • to share – to copy, distribute and transmit the work
  • to remix – to adapt the work
Under the following conditions:
  • attribution – You must attribute the work in the manner specified by the author or licensor (but not in any way that suggests that they endorse you or your use of the work).
  • share alike – If you alter, transform, or build upon this work, you may distribute the resulting work only under the same or similar license to this one.

GNU head Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in the section entitled GNU Free Documentation License.

You may select the license of your choice.


The best way to learn

Wikipedia for Schools is designed to make learning fun and easy. SOS Children's Villages helps more than 2 million people across 133 countries around the world. Want to learn more? Go to