Annular Solar Eclipse: 2005 October 3

Hydrogen-alpha images by Linda Croft and Nick Quinn

Equipment list:
TeleVue 85
Starlight Xpress SXV-H9 CCD camera
Coronado SolarMax 60 Hydrogen-alpha filter
Vixen Super-Polaris equatorial mount
The early partial phase Later partial phase
2nd Contact Mid-annularity
3rd Contact Late partial phase

Deep-Sky Images

We were able to obtain some deep-sky images under decent dark sky conditions. See the images here.


Copyright Nick Quinn, 2005