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Observation by Derek Glover: Sun Full Disk.

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Derek Glover

Observer

Derek Glover

Observed

2017 Aug 02 - 08:48

Uploaded

2017 Aug 02 - 15:01

Objects

The Sun

Equipment
  • Skywatcher Evostar 120mm
  • EQ3-2 Mount.
  • 20 mm Lens
  • Seymour Solar Filter
Location

Harlow, Essex. UK.

Target name

Sun

Title

Sun Full Disk.

About this image

A Cannon compact camera was placed over lens to take the photo.

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Comments
James Dawson
James Dawson, 2017 Aug 02 - 17:53 UTC

A nice image showing a sun spot group using the afocal method. Nice work. I can never manage to hold the camera or smart phone still enough to master this technique! 

Derek Glover
Derek Glover, 2017 Aug 06 - 14:55 UTC

Thank you for your comment James. I have found that I have to wait for clear skies and then take many photo's and then pick out the best one, but keep trying.

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