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Observation by Les Dickens: Solar prominences

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Les Dickens

Observer

Les Dickens

Observed

2020 Jun 01 - 11:26

Uploaded

2020 Jun 05 - 16:31

Objects

The Sun

Equipment
  • Coronado PST
  • DMK 31AU03 camera
  • Processed with IRIS software
Exposure

2 min AVI

Location

Cheltenham, England

Target name

Solar prominence

Title

Solar prominences

About this image

Just before the recent long period of sunny days came to an end I took a look at the sun to see if anything was happening.  I was pleased to see a few prominences, the largest of which looks to me as though it might be a "loop" prominence... (?).

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