9-panel Solar Mosaic – June 23, 2013 | Craig & Tammy Temple

Craig & Tammy Temple
Location of photo
Hendersonville, TN, USA
Date/Time of photo
June 23, 2013, 10:14am - 10:32am
Telescope: Lunt Solar Systems LS60THa/B1200CPT Accessories: JMI EV1n motorized focuser; LS50FHa Double-stack etalon; TeleVue 2.5x Powermate Mount: Takahashi EM-200 Temma2 Camera: Imaging Source DMK31 Exposure: 35.9ms Gain: 663 Length: 1:30 @ 15fps each panel (9 panels) Acquisition: Fire Capture Processing: Registax 6 Post-processing: ImagesPlus 5.0; Adobe Photoshop CS5
In this mosaic of the Sun, you will find many active regions with plages and filaments as well as some nice prominences along the solar limb. The active regions in this image are AR1776 & AR1773 (top left), AR1772 (top right), and AR1775 (lower right).
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