This afternoon's partial solar eclipse looked great in Brisbane just before a beautiful sunset.

After considering a few different spots, I chose Stapylton; it was reasonably close with great views.

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This is what the eclipse might look like if we could actually see the face of the moon as it covers the sun:


The following image appears to show the relatively rare phenomena of a solar 'green flash':

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The eclipse was followed by a pretty decent sunset.

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And then the stars came out to play.

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