Annular solar Eclipse over Novosibirsk: how it was

in the Afternoon on Sunday, June 21, residents of Novosibirsk can observe an unusual phenomenon — annular solar Eclipse.

As previously said, the Large Novosibirsk planetarium, it started at 12:45. The maximum phase came at 13:40 and finish at 14:37. This year the Moon was located a short distance from the Earth, in the sky, it looked smaller than the Sun. Therefore, it was evident the solar ring.

— For observations you can use ordinary telescopes, but only with aperture solar filters, solar telescopes, solar filters, dense welding glass. Look at the Sun with the naked eye, — told a Methodist Large Novosibirsk planetarium Andrey Nikiforov.