A View to the Eclipse by Peter Starkweather

FanPhotoBCEclipse Boulder City Nevada

You may have heard there was a solar eclipse in North America today. Well, one of our intrepid readers, Peter Starkweather, captured this fantastic event and shared the image with us. This was a partial solar eclipse for those of us residing in southern Nevada, meaning the sun wasn’t fully blacked out by the moon.

Here are the technical details about the photograph above, because those are cool too:

Taken with: Nikon D800, Nikkor 300mm f/2.8, Nikon Teleconverter TC-14Eii, filter Baader AstroSolar. Taken here in Boulder City and the max time was Max: 11:18. Started shooting at 10:19 and it ended at 12:25.

Did you witness the eclipse today? You can find out more about this phenomenon HERE at the NASA website.

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