Sunspot AR 1890 | Victor C. Rogus

Photographer
Victor C. Rogus
Email
chiefthundersky@hotmail.com
Location of photo
Jadwin, Missouri
Date/Time of photo
11/08/2013
Equipment
Home built 4 inch refractor with Baader Planetarium Hershel wedge solar continuum filter and ND 3.0 filter Losmandy G-8 GEM
Description
Big , dark Sunspot AR 1890 is aimed at Earth and buzzing with short bursts of solar flairs. Flashes of extreme UV radiation have been observed by NASA. These bursts may have effect on the Earth's magnetic poles in the following days.