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Transit of Mercury

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About this observation
Observer
Steve Knight
Time of observation
11/11/2019 - 13:37
Object
Mercury
Observing location
Rollright Stones
Equipment
Canon 550D Camera
Skywatcher 127mm Maksutov-Cassegrain
Baader solar film
AZ-GTI mount
Exposure
x10 images stacked, each image 1/1000th sec at ISO 400
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Had a fun few hours with Chipping Norton Amateur Astronomy Group.  Intermittent views of sun and then rain and wind hit us so an emergency egress for coffee at a garden centre.  We tried in vain to capture sunset and mercuryset later but an inconvenient cloud defeated us.

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