Partial Solar Eclipse from Hobart

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Partial Solar Eclipse from Hobart

Post by mattwastell » Fri Jul 13, 2018 5:05 am

Hi all
The Partial Eclipse from Tasmania was a very slight alignment. The skies were blue for the beginning & lasted well after mid-eclipse - my sister calls this an eye ball eclipse.....amateurs :P
Here is a quick process from about 1.24pm local time (mid-eclipse at 3% coverage).
Back to family activities!
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Re: Partial Solar Eclipse from Hobart

Post by JohnW » Fri Jul 13, 2018 5:15 am

Well done Matt - you have the advantage of being further south than me (central Vic). You must have had good weather as well. Regards, John W.

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Post by mattwastell » Fri Jul 13, 2018 6:39 am

JohnW wrote:
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Well done Matt - you have the advantage of being further south than me (central Vic). You must have had good weather as well. Regards, John W.
Thanks John - I had a great reason to visit Tassie - family. I did tell them it was them first & then the eclipse :seesaw
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Re: Partial Solar Eclipse from Hobart

Post by Derek Klepp » Fri Jul 13, 2018 6:48 am

Good catch Matt.I enjoyed Hobart went to the markets last Saturday and talked to some Beekeepers.Stayed in that new Mach 1 very nice .Saw snow too a novelty for me.
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Post by mattwastell » Fri Jul 13, 2018 6:54 am

Derek Klepp wrote:
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Good catch Matt.I enjoyed Hobart went to the markets last Saturday and talked to some Beekeepers.Stayed in that new Mach 1 very nice .Saw snow too a novelty for me.
Cheers Derek.
Thanks Derek - we have great view of snow capped Mt Wellington - snow is a novelty for sure.
Funny about chatting to Beekeepers - I have been helping my BIL to make bee hives!
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Re: Partial Solar Eclipse from Hobart

Post by Montana » Fri Jul 13, 2018 7:05 am

Hot off the press eclipse photos :hamster: fantastic!!!! I am so glad the weather was good for you, you should submit to Spaceweather :hamster:
I am sure it was really eclipse first then the relatives :lol:
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Post by robert » Fri Jul 13, 2018 7:14 am

Brilliant capture
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Re: Partial Solar Eclipse from Hobart

Post by MapleRidge » Sat Jul 14, 2018 1:39 am

Great eclipse shot...the subtle Ha features in sharp contrast to the lunar bite out of the disk!

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Re: Partial Solar Eclipse from Hobart

Post by Carbon60 » Sat Jul 14, 2018 5:27 am

I agree with Alexandra.....I'm sure it was eclipse and then family :)

Nicely captured image, Matt.

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Post by mattwastell » Sat Jul 14, 2018 9:41 am

Thanks all - the skies here are very dark & the planet show has been great - cold though!
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Re: Partial Solar Eclipse from Hobart

Post by DSobserver » Sat Jul 14, 2018 9:42 am

great shot!

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Re: Partial Solar Eclipse from Hobart

Post by Derek Klepp » Sat Jul 14, 2018 9:53 am

Matt I did notice the dark skies when I stepped off the plane hope the BIL has success with his hives.


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Re: Partial Solar Eclipse from Hobart

Post by ffellah » Sat Jul 14, 2018 12:08 pm

A super cool image, Matt ! That disk is perfect and it shows all the beauty of the chromosphere, plus the eclipse.

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Post by marktownley » Sat Jul 14, 2018 1:38 pm

That looks lovely Matt, seeing an eclipse is always cool!
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