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Pastel sketch of the H alpha full solar disc, Feb 11th

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#1 acr_astro

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Posted 11 February 2019 - 03:40 PM

Dear all,

 

after a rainy front crossed us today, the sun was finally shining! So I went for a sketch to catch all the wonderful prominences:

 

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Telescope: Lunt LS 50 THa B600 PT

Eyepiece: Celestron X-cel 10mm

Date & Time: February 11th, 2019 / 1530-1600 CET

Location: home terrace, Dusseldorf region, Germany

Technique: reddish Koh-i-Noor pastels and pastel pens on white Hahnemühle Ingres mould-made pastel paper

Size: 24x31cm

 

Clear skies!

 

Achim


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Posted 11 February 2019 - 07:16 PM

Achim,

 

Very nice to see all these proms dancing on the solar limb.

 

Fine looking post.

 

Frank :)


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Posted 12 February 2019 - 02:17 PM

Achim,

 

Very good Pastel sketch of the H alpha (Full Solar Disc, On Feb 11th) cool.gif .

 

CS,KLU,

 

thanx.gif ,

 

Tom




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