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Sunset 1 March 2017

1 March 2017 Sunset at: 5h55m20s p.m        Azimuth: 261°21′ WNW * Sunset at:5h57m47s p.m        Azimuth: 261°43′ WNW  (with refraction)* The Sunset data take into account the depression of the horizon. *All data provided by the opensource software “Cartes du Ciel”. The Sun is always below the horizon. Refraction data calculated from weather data (see below). As you scroll the images, you can read (as provided by my Canon’s Exif data) the exact time when the Sun touches the horizon and the time of the last ray and of the last shot. Location: https://goo.gl/maps/YYRmq86uXak Gatto Corvino village ( Marina di Ragusa (Rg) Sicily – Ita […]

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Sunset 21 February 2017

21 February 2017 Sunset at: 5h47m27s p.m        Azimuth: 257°36′ WSW * Sunset at:5h49m58s p.m        Azimuth: 257°58′ WSW  (with refraction)* The Sunset data take into account the depression of the horizon. *All data provided by the opensource software “Cartes du Ciel”. The Sun is always below the horizon. Refraction data calculated from weather data (see below). As you scroll the images, you can read (as provided by my Canon’s Exif data) the exact time when the Sun touches the horizon and the time of the last ray and of the last shot.   Location: https://goo.gl/maps/YYRmq86uXak Gatto Corvino village ( Marina di Ragusa (Rg) Sicily – […]

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Sunset 7 February 2017

7 February 2017 Sunset at: 5h32m53s p.m        Azimuth: 251°33′ WSW * Sunset at:5h35m26s p.m        Azimuth: 251°56′ WSW  (with refraction)* The Sunset data take into account the depression of the horizon. *All data provided by the opensource software “Cartes du Ciel”. The Sun is always below the horizon. Refraction data calculated from weather data (see below). As you scroll the images, you can read (as provided by my Canon’s Exif data) the exact time when the Sun touches the horizon and the time of the last ray and of the last shot. Location: https://goo.gl/maps/YYRmq86uXak Gatto Corvino village ( Marina di Ragusa (Rg) Sicily – Ita […]

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Sunset 30 January 2017

30 January 2017 Sunset at: 5h24m15s p.m        Azimuth: 248°31′ WSW * Sunset at:5h26m53s p.m        Azimuth: 248°55′ WSW  (with refraction)* The Sunset data take into account the depression of the horizon. *All data provided by the opensource software “Cartes du Ciel”. The Sun is always below the horizon. Refraction data calculated from weather data (see below). As you scroll the images, you can read (as provided by my Canon’s Exif data) the exact time when the Sun touches the horizon and the time of the last ray and of the last shot. Location: https://goo.gl/maps/YYRmq86uXak Gatto Corvino village ( Marina di Ragusa (Rg) Sicily – Ita […]

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Sunset 12 January 2017

12 January 2017 Sunset at: 5h05m19s p.m        Azimuth: 243°17′ WSW * Sunset at:5h08m05s p.m        Azimuth: 243°41′ WSW  (with refraction)* The Sunset data take into account the depression of the horizon. *All data provided by the opensource software “Cartes du Ciel”. The Sun is always below the horizon. Refraction data calculated from weather data (see below). As you scroll the images, you can read (as provided by my Canon’s Exif data) the exact time when the Sun touches the horizon and the time of the last ray and of the last shot. Location: https://goo.gl/maps/YYRmq86uXak Gatto Corvino village ( Marina di Ragusa (Rg) Sicily – Ita […]

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Sunset 24 December 2016

24 December 2016 Solstice (21 December) Sunset at: 4h49m56s p.m        Azimuth: 240°51′ WSW * Sunset at:4h52m43s p.m        Azimuth: 241°15′ WSW  (with refraction)* The Sunset data take into account the depression of the horizon. *All data provided by the opensource software “Cartes du Ciel”. The Sun is always below the horizon. Refraction data calculated from weather data (see below). As you scroll the images, you can read (as provided by my Canon’s Exif data) the exact time when the Sun touches the horizon and the time of the last ray and of the last shot. in 21 December Sunset at:4h48m17s p.m        Azimuth:240°48′ WSW […]

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Some observations and an experiment on the Green Flash

 Some observations and an experiment on the Green Flash   Al tramonto,  strati di aria di densità differente (dovuta a differente temperatura) sopra la linea dell’orizzonte generano un particolare tipo di miraggio durante il passaggio del Sole, conosciuto come Mock Mirage. Influenzate dalla distanza tra questi strati, si formano delle fratture all’emisfero nord e sud del Sole mentre attraversa questa fascia degli strati di inversione, come delle fette di luce solare fluttuanti sopra o sotto il Sole. Il segmento nella parte inferiore al Sole, nel suo formarsi, sembra apparire all’improvviso proprio sotto l’astro, anticipando il suo avanzare verso l’orizzonte. Questo segmento, sempre di colore rosso, viene poi inglobato dal Sole stesso nel suo calare, facendogli assumere svariate forme.   […]

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Sunset in the Ragusa Coast (Coast to Coast)

……. —————————————————————————————————————————- Torre di Punta braccetto 16 April 2017     —————————————————————————————————————————– Faro di Punta Secca (Rg) 14 Aprile 2017 ripreso da Punta di Mola (Marina di Ragusa)   ————————————————————————————————————————- Faro di Punta Secca (Rg)  13 Aprile 2017 ripreso da Playa Grande (Donnalucata)   —————————————————————————————————————————— Faro di Punta Secca (Rg) 10 Aprile 2017 Ripreso da Punta di Mola (Marina di Ragusa)

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Sunset 7 May 2017

7 May 2017 Sunset Location: https://goo.gl/maps/YYRmq86uXak Cava d’Aliga – Ragusa (Sicily – Ita ) Elevation: 7 mt Observation: Mock Mirage, Green flash. Meteo data: Temperature: 73,4°F/23,0°C Pressure: 1011 mbar Humidity: 46% Page under construction (Uploading videos)

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Silhouettes in the Sun

  Sunset 17 April 2017, Puntabraccetto ( Ragusa – Sicily ) Sunset 16 April 2017, Puntabraccetto ( Ragusa – Sicily )  

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