Juxtaposition of AR2192 and the Moon’s silhouette

Photographer
Marc A. Murison
Email
murison@alpheratz.net
Location of photo
Flagstaff, AZ, United States
Date/Time of photo
2014-10-23 22:33:11 UTC
Equipment
150mm SkyWatcher refractor, INTES Herschel wedge, Baader Planetarium ND3.0 and solar continuum (540nm, 10nm FWHM) filters, ZWO ASI120MM camera.
Description
The silhouette of the Moon and the monster active region AR2192 provide an unusual juxtaposition during the partial solar eclipse of October 23, 2014. Single exposure, 3.8ms.
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