The Sun in Hydrogen Alpha

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01-19-'05

Lucky shot

Sunspot 720 with accompanying prominences

 

12-15-04

The largest prominence I imaged so far

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11-03-04

10-20-04

10-13-04

The two blinking images were taken within 1 minute of each other.

It is amazing how fast things can change on our Sun.

 

03-10-04

03-03-04

 

02-15-04

Description Sun with a hydrogen alpha filter (plane flying through)
Date 01-19-'05, 14:45 EST
Location Buehler observatory
Exposure 1/125s, ISO 100, F2.8, 8 mm
Camera Olympus C-3000 zoom (handheld)
Telescope Meade 80 mm refractor

 

Description Sun with a hydrogen alpha filter (sunspot 720 with prominence)
Date 01-19-'05, 14:33 EST
Location Buehler observatory
Exposure 1/50s, ISO 100, F2.8, 11 mm
Camera Olympus C-3000 zoom (handheld)
Telescope Meade 80 mm refractor

 

Description Sun with a hydrogen alpha filter
Date 02-15-04 and 03-03-04
Location Buehler observatory
Exposure 1/80 s
Camera Olympus C-3000 zoom
Telescope Meade 80 mm refractor