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Transit of Mercury

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Mercury is seen as the round dot on the right. The larger blob on the left is a sunspot.

Equipment: Takahashi FS-102 telescope, Takahashi 18 mm eyepiece, Thousand Oaks 2+ solar filter, Canon SD400 digital camera

Taken in Christchurch, New Zealand

  1. phule 101 months ago | reply

    Very very cool.

  2. NowPublic 101 months ago | reply

    This photograph appears in a NowPublic news story: Mercury in Transit.

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