Sun with Sunspots

Photographer
Amit V. Purandare
Email
amitastro90@gmail.com
Location of photo
Pune, India
Date/Time of photo
07.04.2012 09.10 am
Equipment
Celestron ULTIMA Spotting Scope Properly covered with Solar Filter attached with Canon EOS 60D on Sturdy Tripod
Description
Seen herewith the Sun with Sunspots in a photograph taken by me dated 07.04.2012 [ Saturday ] through my Canon EOS 60D attached to my Celestron ULTIMA 80 mm Spotting Scope Properly covered with Solar Filter mounted on Sturdy Tripod.The Biggest Sunspot seen here is big enough to Engulf 1 Earth Size Planet.
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