ARVAL animation made out of 5 images of the totally eclipsed Sun taken at San José del Cabo, Mexico by Takashi Tasaki. Original pictures processed by Goro Tomita.
This are different views of the Sun's Corona, obtained by varying the amount of exposure for each image. In the most exposed frame, notice the background star in the upper-right of the image.
Updated: April 13 '97
Best seen with MS Internet Explorer.
For background text, link to the RGO Leaflets in ARVAL - The Sun
Experience the Annular Solar Eclipse of May 10 '94 (128KB GIF Animation, 256 colors)
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