Visitors 64
Modified 9-May-16
Created 24-Oct-14
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Diane operated a small telescope and answered questions our visitors had - the moon is moving in over the sun!Telescopes, large and small - complete with filters to observe the sun safelyA simple contraption, with a lens and a couple of mirrors. Sun's image in the middle of the triangle is beginning to be covered by the moonWe were amazed at the size of that sunspot !!Diane took a photo through one of the telescopes with her "point and shoot" cameraMaximum coverage at 3 PM - the sun is reduced to a crescentSun, taken from Mt. TolmieSun and Mercury, taken through an Orion 8" Dob