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Early daguerrotype of the Sun by Foucault & Fizeau

Early daguerrotype of the Sun by Foucault & Fizeau

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The Sun, photographed in 1845. Reproduction of a daguerrotype image of the Sun, made by Foucault and Fizeau on 2 April 1845. The many white spots in the image are faults in the daguerrotype emulsion. Several dark sunspots may be seen, however.

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