Monday, August 21, 2017

2017 Eclipse in SoCal....

Everybody else is posting about it,, I wouldn't jump off a building if Johhny did it!

Got noticeably dark here this morning, more than I expected.

Made a "pin hole" camera with a piece of cardboard and some aluminum foil, and used it to observe a small bite taken out of the Sun.

I've seen greater totality before, so this was pretty ho-hum for me.

Back to your regularly scheduled whatever.......

Meanwhile, in Cheyenne, WY where out daughter-in-laws younger sister lives, she got this picture:


  1. It was overcast & raining here, so we saw nothing in the Anchorage area. Fairbanks had a pretty good view, but only about 30% occluded.

    1. It got dimmer here this morning, but that was it.

  2. I've seen a few. Busy driving, didn't notice anything other than traffic.

    1. Yeah, I've seen half-a-dozen or so. I'd been hoping we'd be in FTC by now, but.......

  3. Yep, 2024 will bring one an hour away. I might even get up to go see it.


Keep it civil, please....

Welcome To The Weekend!

 And we're off to the Larimer County Fair! Photo crew will be SLW and my son. TLG has been talking about it all week.... Have fun and be...