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Ibmelrod
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Reged: 10/18/04

Loc: Ontario Canada
November 29 2012 Sun in H-a & White Light
      #5546289 - 11/29/12 09:28 PM Attachment (19 downloads)

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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Ibmelrod
sage


Reged: 10/18/04

Loc: Ontario Canada
Re: November 29 2012 Sun in H-a & White Light new [Re: Ibmelrod]
      #5546292 - 11/29/12 09:29 PM Attachment (13 downloads)

And in white light:

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Chopin
Canis Insanus
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Reged: 02/03/05

Loc: In the doghouse.
Re: November 29 2012 Sun in H-a & White Light new [Re: Ibmelrod]
      #5546577 - 11/30/12 01:45 AM

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

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frank5817
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Reged: 06/13/06

Loc: Illinois
Re: November 29 2012 Sun in H-a & White Light new [Re: Chopin]
      #5546598 - 11/30/12 02:08 AM

Mel,

Well done, thanks for posting both of these.
Frank


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niteskystargazer
Carpal Tunnel
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Reged: 10/05/09

Loc: 41-43'-28" N 87-42'-39" W
Re: November 29 2012 Sun in H-a & White Light new [Re: Ibmelrod]
      #5547211 - 11/30/12 01:13 PM

Mel,

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

CS,KLU,

,

Tom


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Ibmelrod
sage


Reged: 10/18/04

Loc: Ontario Canada
Re: November 29 2012 Sun in H-a & White Light new [Re: niteskystargazer]
      #5548053 - 11/30/12 11:35 PM

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

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Andrev
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Reged: 02/08/11

Loc: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Re: November 29 2012 Sun in H-a & White Light new [Re: Ibmelrod]
      #5548079 - 11/30/12 11:58 PM

Mel.

Good sketch.

Andre.


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JimPie
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Reged: 11/10/07

Loc: S.E.Michigan
Re: November 29 2012 Sun in H-a & White Light new [Re: Andrev]
      #5548170 - 12/01/12 01:29 AM

Mel,
Very nice sketch.


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Special Ed
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Loc: Greenbrier Co., WV 38N, 80W
Re: November 29 2012 Sun in H-a & White Light new [Re: JimPie]
      #5549045 - 12/01/12 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).


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Ibmelrod
sage


Reged: 10/18/04

Loc: Ontario Canada
Re: November 29 2012 Sun in H-a & White Light new [Re: Special Ed]
      #5551203 - 12/02/12 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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