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Eclipsed Sun and Regulus


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About this observation
Andrew Paterson
Time of observation
21/08/2017 - 11:29
Eclipsed Sun and Regulus
Observing location
Redfish Lake Idaho
Nikon Coolpix P900
1/25s F5.0 ISO 800
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An image of the sun during the total eclipse with Regulus below and to the left. This must be a very rare occurrence to have an eclipse taking place so close to a first magnitude star.

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