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Processed HIP25953 Flare

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About this observation
Observer
Andrew Smith
Time of observation
12/12/2019 - 01:30
Object
HIP25953
Observing location
Castillejar Spain
Equipment
ODK 16
ULSpec Spectrograph
Exposure
n x 100s
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This shows a contour plot of the first and still the strongest flare I have observed. The raw data has been wavelet filtered. Then the first 19 spectra taken before the flare were averaged and subtracted from all the spectra. This give leaves a good estimate of the light just from the flare.  The flare was still subsiding when elevation constraints stopped the observations.

Regards Andrew

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