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The Transit of Mercury on 2019-11-11


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About this observation
David Arditti
Time of observation
11/11/2019 - 12:35
Observing location
Edgeware, Middlesex, UK
100mm refractor f/9 stopped to 50mm with to Lunt Ha Filter
Point Grey Grasshopper 3 Mono Camera
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David submitted a series of images for the Mercury transit.  This is a composite image which shows the plant against the solar chromosphere, and to the right a later image taken as the planet progressed across the solar surface.

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