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Total Solar Eclipse - Casper, Wyoming USA - 21 August 2017

By Odd Høydalsvik, Bergen, Norway



We plan to observe the eclipse from Casper. Position: 42°51’34” N, 106°20’04” W, Elevation 1560m

Timing data for the total solar eclipse at the observation site (local time UT-7):
First contact: 10:22:15; Second contact: 11:42:38; Mid eclipse: 11:43:51; Third contact: 11:45:04; Fourth contact: 13:09:26

 

Equipment for total solar eclipse 2017

The equipment rig to be used for the eclipse.

Camera: Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mkii
Lens: Borg 60ED F5.8 350mm Apo refractor telescope
TS-Optics 50 mm Right-Angle Finder Scope with 20mm Eyepiece used for visual observeation (10.4x magnification)

 


© 2017: Odd Høydalsvik - unless otherwise stated on individual pictures.