Solar Prominences – January 15, 2012 | Craig & Tammy Temple

Craig & Tammy Temple
Location of photo
Hendersonville, TN, USA
Date/Time of photo
January 15, 2012 @ 9:39am CST
Telescope: Lunt Solar Systems LS60THa/B1200CPT Accessories: LS50FHa Double-stack etalon; TeleVue 2.5x Powermate Mount: Takahashi EM-200 Temma2 Camera: Imaging Source DMK31 Exposure: 63ms Gain: 893 Length: 1:00 @ 15fps Acquisition: Fire Capture Processing: Registax 6 Post-processing: ImagesPlus 4.5; Adobe Photoshop CS5 Capture time: January 15, 2012, 9:39am Capture conditions: ~37.6°F; transparency: Average 3/5; seeing: Average 3/5 Location: Hendersonville, TN, USA
Much activity was visible on the Sun on January 15, 2012. Here is an image showing some of the impressive prominences along the limb.