|Bolton Astronomical Society
|ISS solar transit, 14-Mar
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|Author:||rwilkinson [ Mon Mar 12, 2012 7:57 am ]|
|Post subject:||ISS solar transit, 14-Mar|
There is a transit of the ISS in front of the Sun just after noon on Wednesday, which should be visible from the area between the red lines in this map:
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Even if the sky is clear, the pass takes less than a second, so don't blink or you'll miss it!
As far as I know, Dave Walker is the only BAS member to have captured images of such an event:
Please do take great care if you try to observe or image the Sun: use the proper filters to prevent damage to your equipment or eyes!
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