Total solar eclipse over Idaho, 2017 August 21 — corona

Location of photo
Lake Cascade, Idaho, between Cascade and Donnelly
Date/Time of photo
2017 August 21
TeleVue 85mm apochromatic refractor with focal reducer, 480mm f/5.6, Canon 60Da camera, Thousand Oaks solar filter for partial phases, Meade German equatorial mount
Wow! What a gorgeous, beautiful, perfect eclipse. We saw 1m43s of totality, shadow bands before and after, prominences, diamond rings, and that fabulous corona. The star Regulus and features on the Moon illuminated by earthshine are visible in the long exposures of the outer corona.
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