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Green Flash

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About this observation
Observer
John Bell
Time of observation
12/07/2017 - 21:25
Object
green flash at sunset
Observing location
Lower Tresmorn. North Cornwall
Equipment
Sony A7S
Sigma 500mm lens
Tags

Staying on a clifftop farmhouse overlooking the Atlantic ocean was a good opportunity to try and capture the green flash. This image records two flashes - first above sun's limb a minute or so before the final moment, and the second at the very last moment. These are cropped frames from a video

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