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November 29 2012 Sun in H-a & White Light

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#1 Ibmelrod

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Posted 29 November 2012 - 09:28 PM

Hi all,

I managed to get two views of the sun just before it sank into the murk and trees. The huge 1620 Group was too close to the Western limb for me to see but 1623 has quickly become a significant group in the East.

First, in H-a:

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#2 Ibmelrod

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Posted 29 November 2012 - 09:29 PM

And in white light:

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Posted 30 November 2012 - 01:45 AM

It's fun to compare the differing filters on the active regions. Nice work.

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Posted 30 November 2012 - 02:08 AM

Mel,

Well done, thanks for posting both of these.
Frank :)

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Posted 30 November 2012 - 01:13 PM

Mel,

Nice sketches of the Sun in H-a & White Light :cool:.

CS,KLU,

:thanx:,

Tom

#6 Ibmelrod

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Posted 30 November 2012 - 11:35 PM

Jason, Frank, Tom, thank you all. Your comments are greatly appreciated.

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Posted 30 November 2012 - 11:58 PM

Mel.

Good sketch.

Andre.

#8 JimPie

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Posted 01 December 2012 - 01:29 AM

Mel,
Very nice sketch.

#9 Special Ed  Happy Birthday!

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Posted 01 December 2012 - 04:18 PM

Mel,

Nice pair of drawings. I've got a WL sketch two days farther along in the rotation. It would be pretty cool if we could record the progress of that big AR complex as it rotates along (and changes). :)

#10 Ibmelrod

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Posted 02 December 2012 - 10:43 PM

Andre, Jim, Michael,

Thanks for the kind words.
@Michael, following the evo/devolution of major group would be interesting but our local weather has has its own agenda especially this time of year.






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