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Sun in H-Alpha (PST, march 3)

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#1 Roel

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Posted 08 March 2011 - 03:17 PM

First light for my PST, and what a show! A bright prominence on the limb that changed shape every few minutes. Also several active regions with filaments were easily visible. Better than going to the movies. The PST is my favourite scope from now on.

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#2 Rutilus

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Posted 08 March 2011 - 04:34 PM

Very nice drawings.

#3 niteskystargazer

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Posted 09 March 2011 - 06:49 PM

Roel,

Nice sketches of the Sun :cool:,

CS,KLU,

:thanx:,

Tom

#4 frank5817

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Posted 09 March 2011 - 08:46 PM

Roel,

Beautiful work and I really like your color selection for matching the view.

Frank :)

#5 Dee

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Posted 10 March 2011 - 03:30 AM

Excellent work , love the color.
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#6 CarlosEH

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Posted 10 March 2011 - 04:00 AM

Roel,

Congratulations on your excellent Hydrogen-alpha (H-alpha) observations of the Sun using your new Coronado PST. It is exciting to observe the Sun using the PST which is an excellent instrument for this purpose. Thank you for sharing them with us all. I look forward to your future observations.

Carlos


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