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Re: Arctic Eclipse

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Posted by Paul on June 10, 2021 at 15:57:26 user Paul_Crisp.

In Reply to: Re: Arctic Eclipse posted by John Nichols on June 10, 2021 at 07:05:09:

A good old-fashioned sextant is also good for viewing an eclipse. Fir the last UK total eclipse in August 1999 we rigged up telescopes on to white-boards, pun-holes in card etc. My father-on-law merely producted his brass sextant and "took a sun shot."

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