Wide-angle image of the second contact

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Date29. 03. 2006
Time2nd contact 11:02:23 UT, 3rd contact 11:05:29 UT
Total eclipse duration 186 s
PlaceNear Göreme, Cappadocia, Turkey
CoordinateE 34° 52.147', N 38° 39.390', alt. 1330 m
ConditionsGood, thin cirrus clouds out of the solar disk, strong wind, altitude of the Sun above the horizon 50°
OpticsD: Maksutov-Cassegrain MC 3M-5CA, 8/500 mm
A: Pentacon, 4/200mm
CameraD: Canon EOS 1D Mark II digital camera (ISO 100)
A: Minolta X 370 classical film camera
FilmA: Fujichrome Superia X-TRA 800
ExposureD: 1/1000 s - 8 s
A: 1/125 s - 1 s
ProcessingComposition of 98 images (64 D, 35 A). Images were aligned by means of phase correlation, composed using of LDIC 4.0 software, processed using Corona 4.0 in order to visualize coronal structures. Final processing was done using ACC 6.0 software.
Image processing by Miloslav Druckmüller and Hana Druckmüllerová
ScannerA: Nikon Super Coolscan 4000 ED (Multisample 16×)
SoftwarePhaseCorr 4.0, LDIC 4.0, Corona 4.0, Sofo ACC 6.0
NoteD: denotes equipment of Hana Druckmüllerová
A: denotes equipment of Martin Antoš
OrientationImage must be rotated 43.40° anti-clockwise to achieve standard orientation i. e. North up.
Copyright© 2006 Martin Antoš, Hana Druckmüllerová, Miloslav Druckmüller


Miloslav Druckmüller
Institute of Mathematics, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic
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