Wednesday, 31 August 2016

The Sun–some new activity

Nice to see a couple of new active areas appearing:

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Tuesday, 30 August 2016

Tuesday Sun

Today's Sun - taken quite early this morning:

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Monday, 29 August 2016

Bank Holiday Sun

Clear again so 45/128 frames stacked.  ED120APO, Canon 1100D, ISO 100, 1/2000 sec, Baader Solar film. Processed in PIPP, Registax5 and Photoshop, Long/lat grid courtesy "Tilting Sun":

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Sunday, 28 August 2016

Sunday 28 August Sun

I finally spotted the tiniest gap in the clouds and set up ready.  Just managed to fire off about 100 frames before the clouds closed up for the day:

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Friday, 26 August 2016

Sun

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Blue Moon

A daytime Moon – All a bit blue!!  Taken at 11.45 in the morning on a clear sunny day.

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Wednesday, 24 August 2016

A bit of a fuzzy Sun

Seeing was not all that good today - 42/160 stacked for this:

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Tuesday, 23 August 2016

More Sunny days

The two new AR's have been allocated numbers and 2578 has reappeared after going AWOL yesterday:

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Monday, 22 August 2016

Just caught it!!

A tiny gap in the clouds was taken advantage of - Only time to align, focus and fire off 99 shots - this is a stack of about 40 of them:

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Friday, 19 August 2016

Last nights Moon

A nine pane mosaic from last night:

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Thursday, 18 August 2016

Thursday 18 August Sun

A swift Sun this afternoon - The main group of AR's continue to decline as they rotate off the visible disc:

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Wednesday, 17 August 2016

Another sunny day

A few clear spells between the clouds.  Looks like the AR's on view are starting to slowly fade away.....

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Monday, 15 August 2016

Monday 15th Aug Sun

The clouds cleared away after lunch today but the seeing was poor again:

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Sunday, 14 August 2016

A cloudy Sunday!

With one tiny gap in the clouds!!!!

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Saturday, 13 August 2016

Saturday fishing trip

Not many fish but there was a view;

Fish 5

And a damsel fly:

Fish 1

And ducks:

Fish 3

And a goose

Fish 2

And (no Carp today) a Bream:

Fish 4

Friday, 12 August 2016

Clear skies! 12 August 2016

Clear skies today - these are from this morning:

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Wednesday, 10 August 2016

Wednesday 10 Aug Sun

Nice and clear (between the clouds!) and quite a bit to see now the current batch of AR's are moving onto the disc.

Stack of 38/200 frames taken with ED120APO, Canon 1100D ISO 100 1/2500sec, Baader solar film.  Cropped with PIPP then stacked in Registax 5 and finished in Photoshop, Long and Lat lines using "Tilting Sun".

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