1970 Total Solar Eclipse

1970 Total Solar Eclipse
(all photographs by J.Gerencher)

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Circular holes in card produce bright crescents on white sheet,
indicating the date:  March 7, 1970.

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Shadows on white sheet of paper under a tree during eclipse.

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Close up of shadows on paper reveal crescents of eclipse.

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Projected image from telescope eyepiece.

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Projected image from telescope eyepiece.

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Just prior to totality.

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Totality  --  short exposure.

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Totality  --  longer exposure.

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Just after totality.

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