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Observation by Alex Pratt: Partial solar eclipse 2021 June 10

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Alex Pratt


Alex Pratt


2021 Jun 10 - 09:43


2021 Jun 10 - 19:21


The Sun

  • 127mm f/12 Mak-Cass
  • Full aperture solar filter
  • Canon EOS 500D

1/125th sec


NW Leeds, West Yorkshire

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Partial solar eclipse 2021 June 10


Partial solar eclipse 2021 June 10

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It was a typical UK eclipse. The bright morning promised the chance of seeing this partial eclipse, and from teatime the Sun was blazing in a blue sky. However, for much of the event the Sun was hiding behind a blanket of cloud. Occasionally this would thin, allowing a sighting with a mylar eclipse viewer.

This image was taken with the 5-inch Taylor Mak during a short-lived period of clear sky.

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