A Partial Solar Eclipse Over Edmonton

A partial solar eclipse occured over Edmonton in the very warm and very clear afternoon of October 23, 2014! The RASC Observatory at TELUS World of Science was open to provide FREE, safe views of this partial eclipse through properly filtered telescopes. On the banks of the North Saskatchewan River, Luca Vanzella caught this multiple exposure of the eclipse from start to finish.

Start of eclipse 2:40 PM 23° Alt, Az 202 SSW
Maximum eclipse 4:02 PM Max obscuration 64%
End of eclipse 5:18 PM 7° Alt, Az 239 SW

Luca Vanzella