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Observation by Alan Dowdell: Total solar eclipse Aug 21st 2017, with...

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Alan Dowdell

Observer

Alan Dowdell

Observed

2017 Aug 21 - 10:39

Uploaded

2017 Sep 07 - 18:22

Objects

Mercury
Eclipse

Equipment
  • 400mm Skywatcher 'scope 66mm aperture, 600d Canon camera
Exposure

40th sec at 400 iso

Location

Shoshoni, Wyoming USA

Target name

Solar Eclipse

Title

Total solar eclipse Aug 21st 2017, with Mercury

About this image

Detail of outer corona with Mercury bottom left.  

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Grant Privett
Grant Privett, 2017 Sep 10 - 21:00 UTC

Lovely detail in this. Did you do any sharpening?

Alan Dowdell
Alan Dowdell, 2018 Feb 09 - 13:26 UTC

Yes, Pauline Phillips of the Newbury Society did all the post processing on Photoshop.

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