If you have never viewed the Sun before PLEASE ask one of our members to show you how to do this safely and read the page on Solar Safety before attempting any kind of viewing of the Sun!
Members Mike, Rita, Jean and Brian travelled to Northern Australia to see this eclipse. Eclipse Predictions by Fred Espenak, NASA’s GSFC Images by Mike Rushton [Show thumbnails] [Show thumbnails] All images are copyright. Permission must be sought to from the...read more
A number of members went out to Easter Island and Hao Atoll to watch the 2010 total solar eclipse on July 11, 2010. This is obviously a very remote area but the locals were well prepared and treated us astronomers really well. It was touch and go at times as to if the...read more
Two teams of Crayford members went to image the March 2006 total eclipse: Libya: Arthur Cockburn, Jean & Brian Felles, Mike Rushton and Rita Whiting Turkey: Andrew Barber, Martin Crow, Malcolm Gough, Keith Rickard and Julian Tworek Eclipse Predictions by Fred...read more
A total solar eclipse is an unforgettable experience anywhere in the world but to stand beneath the Moon’s shadow in Antarctica must surely be the most memorable. I was fortunate to be one of the 98 passengers on board the Russian icebreaker ‘Kapitan...read more
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