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Mercury at Greatest Transit


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About this observation
Peter Mulligan
Time of observation
09/05/2016 - 14:57
Mercury Transit
Observing location
Canon 1100D
1/3200 sec
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We have been sent a lot of images of the Mercury transity.  Here is a very nice one by Peter Mulligan, showing Mercury at greatest transit aon Mon May 9th 2016 14-57UT.

Peter used a 102mm Skywatcher star travel refractor on and EQ1 mount and a Cannon 1100d DSLR.  The image is at prime focus, with a Baader solar safety film and 1/3200sec exposure.  Peter is in Sheffield, UK

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