British Astronomical Association
Supporting amateur astronomers since 1890

Secondary menu

Main menu

BAA Gallery Picture of the Week
Image search

Partial solar eclipse

Image

Expand image

About this observation
Observer
Damian Peach
Time of observation
20/03/2015 - 09:30
Object
Total Solar Eclipse
Observing location
Devon, UK
Like This Image
 0  
Share

Damian Peach took this image of Friday's solar eclipse from Devon. He writes:

"Up at 4:30am for a ~150 mile drive to a location where the skies were forecast much clearer than at home (where it was completely overcast.) For once the forecast was spot on and my location between Bideford and Hartland in Devon, UK yielded near ideal conditions throughout the event. Rather misty at times but this really added to the overall event.

"This is a composite image of the eclipse made from multiple exposures taken during the course of the eclipse. Around 87% of the solar disk was covered at maximum."

Copyright of all images and other observations submitted to the BAA remains with the owner of the work. Reproduction of the work by third-parties is expressly forbidden without the consent of the copyright holder. For more information, please contact the webmaster.