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Sunspots on 1st December


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About this observation
Peter Tickner
Time of observation
01/12/2020 - 10:39
Sunspots AR 2785, AR 2786 and AR 2790
Observing location
Urban Berkshire
ZWO ASI071 MC Pro CMOS camera + ZWO ASI1462 CMOS camera
80mm f/6 triplet APO refractor
Lunt Herschel wedge
EQ6 Mount

I've only recently invested in a Herschel wedge which I've been keen to try out with both my 80mm refractor and eventually one of my larger refactors (my 150mm f/8) although that will have to wait until the Sun is a bit higher again as I have a very short window when I can lock on to it from my permanent pier beside my observatory.    Conditions weren't that steady in the 45 minutes window I did have but I was able to capture some reasonable images  in this small montage.


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