Wide-angle view near the mid-eclipse

This image illustrates how small is the lunar shadow during 10 s long total solar eclipse.
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Date3. 11. 2013
Time2nd contact 14:24:46 UT, Total eclipse duration 10 s (measured)
CoordinateN 3° 29' 42.07",   E 35° 26' 46.72",  Alt. 565 m
OpticsPeleng 3.5/8 mm fish-eye lens
CameraCanon EOS 40D
Exposure1/3.3 s (ISO 100)
ProcessingCorrection of image geometry
Copyright© 2013 Pavel Štarha, Kristián Molnár

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