• the eclipse is over

  • A total solar eclipse occured on Friday March 20, 2015. A solar eclipse occurs when the Moon passes between Earth and the Sun, thereby totally or partly obscuring the image of the Sun for a viewer on Earth. A total solar eclipse occurs when the Moon's apparent diameter is larger than the Sun's, blocking all direct sunlight, turning day into darkness. Totality occurs in a narrow path across Earth's surface, with the partial solar eclipse visible over a surrounding region thousands of kilometres wide. This image was shot with an old Celestron Nexstar 5 and my Canon 60d.

  • astronomy, color, photoblog, spring
  • Canon EOS 60D, 1/250 sec, f/0, 50mm, ISO 100
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