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#1 dhkaiser

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Posted 09 April 2020 - 09:21 PM

Tiny spot.jpg Does this look like a tiny sunspot to you?  SDO HMI image.


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Posted 09 April 2020 - 09:25 PM

yeah very small I had to look several times to find it, nice photo.thanks.



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Posted 10 April 2020 - 02:23 AM

It's a pore.



#4 dhkaiser

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Posted 10 April 2020 - 06:29 AM

Google search for solar pore came up with this...

 

"Solar pores are sunspots lacking penumbrae and constitute the first stage of sunspot evolution."


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Posted 10 April 2020 - 06:35 AM

Let's hope this one gets past the first stage of evolution and doesn't de-volve lol.gif lol.gif lol.gif


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#6 dhkaiser

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Posted 10 April 2020 - 07:25 AM

Yeah, and I fear it has dissipated already.  mad.gif




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