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Original file size1.24 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spaceUncalibrated
Date modified21-May-12 11:33
Eclipse Maximum from Calgary 51°N, 7:14PM

Eclipse Maximum from Calgary 51°N, 7:14PM

Optics: Borg 45EDII
Mount: Velbon Sherpa Pro FHD-52Q Tripod
Camera: Canon 50D, Hap Griffen modified
Filters: JMB Solar Filter (Class B)
Exposure: 1/500 second exposures at ISO 200
Accessories: None
Location: Calgary, AB
Date: May 20, 2012
Notes: Aquired with Maxim DL, post processed and cropped in PS, Noise Ninja used to enhance contrast

Maximum Eclipse occured at 7:14 pm MDT (Sun's altitude was 190 at an azimuth of 280°) The sun was covered 66% from Calgary at 51°N.

Solar Spots 1482 & 1486 are visible in this eclipse shot. More information at:
http://www.spaceweather.com/archive.php?PHPSESSID=nfbs7u9e3nrfillues41ketae1&month=05&day=20&year=2012&view=view