Location of Photo:
Weizixia, near Yiwu, China
Date/Time of photo:
2008/08/01 10h10 to 10h12 UT
Telephoto lense Zenit FS12, focal lenght : 300mm focal ratio : 4.5, Radial blur of 10° on 37 exposures from 1/1600e to 0.4 sec exposure duration. Digital camera Canon 350D defiltred.
A large corona of seven solar diameters on a very clear sky. The star which can be seen across the western corona is Asellus Australis (Delta Cancrii), mag 3.9.