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Ibmelrod
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Solar Prominence and More on 15 Sept 2012
      #5422945 - 09/15/12 09:02 PM Attachment (28 downloads)

Hi all,

A huge prom was seen on the SW limb of the sun by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory today. I got to see it some hours later with the PST about 3pm my time. Not quite the view from orbit (see Spaceweather.com for the real deal) but still impressive.

Two fine spot groups are seen in white light in good seeing also. First the H-a view:


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Ibmelrod
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Re: Solar Prominence and More on 15 Sept 2012 new [Re: Ibmelrod]
      #5422951 - 09/15/12 09:03 PM Attachment (22 downloads)

And in White Light:

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niteskystargazer
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Re: Solar Prominence and More on 15 Sept 2012 new [Re: Ibmelrod]
      #5425428 - 09/17/12 01:18 PM

Mel,

Good sketches of the Sun .

CS,KLU,

,

Tom


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JeanB
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Re: Solar Prominence and More on 15 Sept 2012 new [Re: niteskystargazer]
      #5425739 - 09/17/12 03:58 PM

Mel,

very fine work on the whole solar disk!

Jean


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Ibmelrod
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Re: Solar Prominence and More on 15 Sept 2012 new [Re: JeanB]
      #5426594 - 09/18/12 12:44 AM

Thanks Tom & Jean.

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