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Transit of Mercury in the Spicule Layer. Phil took this great image with his Quantum 6 Scope, Solar Spectrum etalon and PGR Camera.

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by David_The_Bears_Fan
Sat Jun 22, 2019 2:59 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Solstice Saturday Sunshine
Replies: 4
Views: 324

Solstice Saturday Sunshine

Weather has been pretty rough here in the UK for a few weeks now, that combined with work and limited / no solar activity have meant a bit of a break for me over the last few weeks. Woke up to sunny skies this morning though and despite the lack of activity I decided I needed a solar fix :D With so ...
by David_The_Bears_Fan
Tue May 28, 2019 10:19 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Friday 24th May Ca-K Session
Replies: 12
Views: 659

Re: Friday 24th May Ca-K Session

Thanks everyone :beanie:
by David_The_Bears_Fan
Tue May 28, 2019 10:18 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Solar FD in CaK and plane transit
Replies: 6
Views: 400

Re: Solar FD in CaK and plane transit

FD looks pretty good to me and plane transits are always fun. They always seem to occur just after my capture finishes :)
by David_The_Bears_Fan
Sun May 26, 2019 9:21 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Friday 24th May Ca-K Session
Replies: 12
Views: 659

Re: Friday 24th May Ca-K Session

Thanks Brian :beanie:
by David_The_Bears_Fan
Sat May 25, 2019 7:13 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Friday 24th May Ca-K Session
Replies: 12
Views: 659

Re: Friday 24th May Ca-K Session

Thanks Franco, Pepe
by David_The_Bears_Fan
Fri May 24, 2019 7:01 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Friday 24th May Ca-K Session
Replies: 12
Views: 659

Friday 24th May Ca-K Session

Glorious blue skies this morning and seeing not bad either. Shame about the lack of activity. Nothing on show in white light and very little to show for the Ca-K session. Proms are a bit rough but they were small and faint.
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by David_The_Bears_Fan
Wed May 22, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: May 17: AR2741 and proms in H alpha
Replies: 6
Views: 418

Re: May 17: AR2741 and proms in H alpha

Awesome images Peter. That prominence shot is very cool.
by David_The_Bears_Fan
Wed May 22, 2019 7:42 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Tuesday 21st - Quiet Sun
Replies: 5
Views: 351

Re: Tuesday 21st - Quiet Sun

Thanks Alexandra. Cloudy here this morning too :(
by David_The_Bears_Fan
Wed May 22, 2019 9:17 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Tuesday 21st - Quiet Sun
Replies: 5
Views: 351

Re: Tuesday 21st - Quiet Sun

Thanks guys.
by David_The_Bears_Fan
Tue May 21, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Friday May 10th
Replies: 9
Views: 563

Re: Friday May 10th

Thank you Peter, Brian, Mark.
by David_The_Bears_Fan
Tue May 21, 2019 7:14 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Tuesday 21st - Quiet Sun
Replies: 5
Views: 351

Tuesday 21st - Quiet Sun

Quick session early before work. Not much to see but some nice proms in Ca-K was reward enough.
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by David_The_Bears_Fan
Tue May 21, 2019 8:51 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sunday 18th May
Replies: 7
Views: 456

Re: Sunday 18th May

Thanks all.
by David_The_Bears_Fan
Sun May 19, 2019 7:37 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20190519) | PROMS
Replies: 12
Views: 573

Re: Today's SUN (20190519) | PROMS

Good captures Pedro. Those proms were impressive in Ca-K here this morning.
by David_The_Bears_Fan
Sun May 19, 2019 7:37 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sun from Brazil - 2019/05/18
Replies: 8
Views: 490

Re: Sun from Brazil - 2019/05/18

Excellent images Ronnie
by David_The_Bears_Fan
Sun May 19, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol from the 18th of May 2019.
Replies: 8
Views: 473

Re: Sol from the 18th of May 2019.

Awesome prom shots Eric, thanks for sharing.
by David_The_Bears_Fan
Sun May 19, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sunday 18th May
Replies: 7
Views: 456

Sunday 18th May

Made an early start and found clear-ish skies, a bit hazy but much better than the last 2 days. Didn't expect much with all the active regions now on the far side but I was pleasantly surprised! White light was quiet as expected although the seeing was not bad at all and visually the granulation was...
by David_The_Bears_Fan
Sat May 18, 2019 7:06 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Thursday 16th WL & Ca-K
Replies: 6
Views: 470

Re: Thursday 16th WL & Ca-K

Thanks all
by David_The_Bears_Fan
Sat May 18, 2019 6:55 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: AR2741 and Prom
Replies: 7
Views: 470

Re: AR2741 and Prom

Great shots Pepe.
by David_The_Bears_Fan
Thu May 16, 2019 9:56 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Close to AR2741 ... Quark Prominence ... UPDATE
Replies: 13
Views: 815

Re: Close to AR2741

Super images Maurits. Love the coloured prominences!
by David_The_Bears_Fan
Thu May 16, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Thursdays Hazy Start to the Day - 16th May
Replies: 11
Views: 725

Re: Thursdays Hazy Start to the Day - 16th May

Good shot Mark. Conditions equally poor here this morning. Cloud forecast for a few days now so I can go back to crawling out of bed just in time for work again :D
by David_The_Bears_Fan
Thu May 16, 2019 8:59 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Thursday 16th WL & Ca-K
Replies: 6
Views: 470

Thursday 16th WL & Ca-K

Probably the last early morning session looking at the forecast. Rough conditions this morning but managed a few half-decent shots :beanie:
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by David_The_Bears_Fan
Thu May 16, 2019 8:35 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Wednesday 15th WL & Ca-K
Replies: 8
Views: 567

Re: Wednesday 15th WL & Ca-K

Thanks all
by David_The_Bears_Fan
Wed May 15, 2019 9:51 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Wednesday 15th WL & Ca-K
Replies: 8
Views: 567

Wednesday 15th WL & Ca-K

Another early start but poorer conditions this morning. Still not a bad result and have to make the most of the activity and weather.
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by David_The_Bears_Fan
Wed May 15, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Tuesday 14th May in WL & Ca-K
Replies: 7
Views: 448

Re: Tuesday 14th May in WL & Ca-K

Thanks all