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Christmas Sunspots

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Observer
Honor Wheeler
Time of observation
25/12/2019 - 10:46
Object
Sunspots
Observing location
Wilmington, Kent
Equipment
Canon EOS 700D
Skywatcher ED80 refractor
EQ3 Synscan mount
Exposure
ISO200, 1/800sec
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As the first noticeable sunspots in over a month I couldn't resist, not even on Christmas day! Merry Christmas:)

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Peter Meadows's picture

Yes indeed it was good to see some sunspots yesterday - the two groups are from the new cycle. The southern group may even be visible for a few days.

Honor Wheeler's picture

Hi Peter, I was a bit surprised that both groups were from cycle 25 but I'm not complaining, it was just great to see sunspots and have clear skies long enough to get some images. 

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