Annular Solar Eclipse on May 21, 2012 (Review)
|Date & Time: ||May 21, 2012
|Optical: ||PENTAX 7.5cm(2.9") ED refractor with PowerMate 2.5X (f=1250mm, F16.7)
|with BaaderPlanetarium AstroSolar filter|
|Auto-guided with TAKAHASHI EM-200 Equatorial
|Digital Camera: ||Nikon D700
|Location: ||Kujihama, Hitachi city, Ibaraki pref.
|Camera Settings: ||Recording Format...JPEG-FINE(4256 x 2832)|
|Device Size...FX format (36 x 24mm)|
|Sensitivity...ISO400, White Balance...Daylight|
Annular solar eclipse
This page shows you a review image of annular solar eclipse observed at Japan, northern Pacific, and west coast of USA on May 21, 2012.
At Pacific coast of Japan, we could observe almost all progress of the eclipse although small clouds sometimes covered the sun.
The image has been displayed by turning celestial north direction upward, left and right images have captured at the second contact and maximum eclipse, respectively.
on May 21, 2012
Time table at observed point
|Saros series||No.128, Member: 58 of 73|
(Start of eclipse)
(Start of annulus)
|Maximum eclipse||07:36:50.7 JST(+0900)|
(End of annulus)
(End of eclipse)
Other images of this solar eclipse have been displayed on and after the next page.