Transit of Mercury - 9 May 2016
Equipment used : William Optics Megrez 90 telescope fitted with a DayStar Quark Hydrogen Alpha filter and a ZWO ASI 174MM camera.
The SER files were captured with FireCapture and processed in AS!2 and Imppg and finished in Photoshop CS2
Time 12:13 It was cloudy at the start - this image is noisy as it was taken through thin cloud.
Time 12:28 Cloud occasionally clears
Time 15:02 This was the last image possible. For the next hour there were occasional glimpses of the transit but then solid cloud and finally rain.
Time 12:13 Still through cloud.