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Sol - 2020 June 23 (part 2)

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About this observation
Observer
John Hughes
Time of observation
23/06/2020 - 07:56
Object
Sun
Observing location
North Essex
Equipment
Lunt LS50THa/B1200CPT
ZWO ASI174mm
SkyWatcher SolarQuest
2.5x Powermate
Exposure
10.185ms
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Another slow day in solar terms, however, ever the optimist I gave it a go this morning and picked up some small prominences.

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North east limb 07:56:56. Exposure time 10.185ms, Gain 0. Frames taken 214, best 25% used.

 

Equipment used;

  • Lunt LS60THa/B1200CPT
  • ZWO ASI174mm
  • SkyWatcher SolarQuest
  • 2.5x Powermate used on image.

Software;

  • Captured using SharpCap Pro.
  • Stacked using AutoStakkert2.
  • Tone curves and initial sharpening in the free software imPGG.
  • De-hazing, contrast adjustments, embossing, curves and colour added in Affinity Photo.

 

As for the colours, sometimes you just have to go where the mood takes you. Hope you like them.

Thank you for checking in.

 

John

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