Solar Eclipses 2024

For years our colleagues have been hunting for the next solar eclipse in the most remote places in the world. See e.g. our previous blog posts on 2015: Solar Eclipse Adventure in Svalbard 2016: Solar Eclipse on the Molucca Islands 2017: “Great American Eclipse” 2019: Solar Eclipse in Chile We can look forward to […]


Partial Solar Eclipse in Europe, October 2022

Every now and then, the moon moves in front of the sun and we experience a solar eclipse. In Europe, we will have to wait until August 12th, 2026 for the next total solar eclipse. It will be visible as a total solar eclipse e.g. from Spain, while the sun will remain only partially eclipsed […]


Solar Eclipse 2019 in Chile

Due to the extensive foreland landscape it was easy to find a remote and touristically unknown place in the backland of La Serena


Solar Eclipse on the Molucca Islands

After last year´s amazing eclipse in arctic regions with -25 degrees Celsius a Team from Baader Planetarium experienced an extreme contrast at this year´s eclipse which took place in tropical regions on March 9th at 35 degrees Celsius and 80% humidity…


Transit of Mercury: May 9th, 2016

Ein ideales Beobachtungsziel für Teleskope, Spektive oder Ferngläser mit AstroSolar Folie. Wir bieten Ihnen Merkur-Bundle Produkte mit Baader Solar Filtern an, damit Sie das Event in höchster Auflösung erleben können.


Baader Solar Filter Finder

To help you find the right solar filter for your observation device, we developed a tool which automatically selects the fitting Baader Solar Filter for your observation device. If it´s not on the list, you can enter your telescope data.


Shadow bands on arctic ice

See here a video wich shows a very hard and rare to observe phenomenon. It´s called “shadow bands” and is only visible for a minute before and after the totality of a solar eclipse.


Solar Eclipse Adventure in Svalbard

Martin Rietze and Michael Risch from Baader Planetarium – both solar eclipse chasers – have again traveled to the event in Spitzbergen and brought us impressive images and videos


NOW AVAILABLE: Baader Solar Filter

Just in time for the partial solar eclipse over europe: Baader Solar Filters in different versions for telescopes, binoculars, spotting scopes and camera lenses

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Its time for a change… Next to our new products for solar observation and photography, our website is presented with a brand new look. Read more about the new functions