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A very Partial Solar Eclipse

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Observer
Alan C Tough
Time of observation
21/08/2017 - 18:48
Object
Partial Solar Eclipse of 2017 August 21
Observing location
Burghead, Moray, Scotland
Equipment
Canon EOS 60D DSLR
Sigma EX DG 150-500 mm lens
Manfrotto tripod
Exposure
1/8000th Sec @ f/9.0, ISO-100
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I was very lucky to catch this partial eclipse, due to the amount of cloud cover. I will have a timing for first contact. However, I didn't see the end of this eclipse because the Sun sank into even thicker cloud!

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John Chuter's picture

What a great picture 

djswan2002's picture

I would like to second John's comment - this is a great photo. David

Alan Tough's picture

Thanks gents. I do appreciate your comments.

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