Search found 23594 matches

by Montana
Fri Oct 23, 2020 11:40 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Ha-sun 22 october 2020. Ar2776 and big prominence
Replies: 12
Views: 112

Re: Ha-sun 22 october 2020. Ar2776 and big prominence

What a way to go, these are fabulous!! :hamster: :bow

It is sad when the solar season comes to end for the winter

Alexandra
by Montana
Fri Oct 23, 2020 11:39 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Full disk 22-10-2020
Replies: 5
Views: 64

Re: Full disk 22-10-2020

Wow!! what a view!! :hamster: :bow

Pity I couldn't get my camera/computer to work.

Alexandra
by Montana
Fri Oct 23, 2020 8:39 am
Forum: Solar Radio, Magnetometry and Spectroscopy
Topic: Orionids by radio detection-UPDATED
Replies: 12
Views: 104

Re: Orionids by radio detection

That's great Stuart, however these peaks are only marginal compared to baseline rates which surprises me, however, that could be normal and this is why folks get disappointed when nothing happens when they watch the heavens for 30 minutes ;)

:bow
Alexandra
by Montana
Thu Oct 22, 2020 4:39 pm
Forum: Commercial Solar Filters/Cameras/Hardware
Topic: Advice requested on Quantum filter purchase
Replies: 13
Views: 427

Re: Advice requested on Quantum filter purchase

Bob, I hope you marked your filter, as you won't get the same one back otherwise. They have no serial numbers so I wrote my name on my Quark with permanent marker. They went ballistic, sent it back untouched. I wiped it off with ethanol, sent it back and they sent me an even worse filter back. It th...
by Montana
Thu Oct 22, 2020 4:33 pm
Forum: Solar Software
Topic: DMK41 and Windows 10
Replies: 5
Views: 101

DMK41 and Windows 10

Does anyone have any experience with Windows 10 and Imaging Source DMK41? We have tried ICCapture 2.1 - 2.5 and all of them can't run the DMK41. I get the same error, it recognises the camera but it can't run the camera in Live mode, it either thinks the firewire bus is busy (no idea why as I don't ...
by Montana
Thu Oct 22, 2020 12:11 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: October 21 2020 Observations
Replies: 13
Views: 85

Re: October 21 2020 Observations

Yep, I thought so too :( set everything up in the bedroom observatory, all cooled ready for a work break. Couldn't get the camera to work! Not recognised by the stupid computer! well it worked fine in June when we set everything up so what's changed? This new computer is the biggest most unrealiable...
by Montana
Thu Oct 22, 2020 12:06 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: AR2776 and more
Replies: 11
Views: 122

Re: AR2776 and more

Martin, what was the date and time for these images and animation?

Alexandra
by Montana
Thu Oct 22, 2020 12:06 pm
Forum: SPoD Archive
Topic: AR2776 and more
Replies: 10
Views: 24

Re: AR2776 and more

Martin, what was the date and time for these images and animation?

Alexandra
by Montana
Thu Oct 22, 2020 9:14 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol from the 21st of October 2020.
Replies: 5
Views: 68

Re: Sol from the 21st of October 2020.

Absolutely glorious images Eric :bow :hamster:

Alexandra
by Montana
Thu Oct 22, 2020 9:12 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: October 21 2020 Observations
Replies: 13
Views: 85

Re: October 21 2020 Observations

What a visual treat that prom must have been!! I actually have some blue sky here but the sun isn't shining (in the cloudy bits). I wondering whether to get the PST out in the bedroom ready for lunchtime. I bet it won't last that long.

Alexandra
by Montana
Thu Oct 22, 2020 9:06 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: SUN (20201021) | BIG prom
Replies: 9
Views: 101

Re: SUN (20201021) | BIG prom

WOW and WOW!! :bow :hamster:

Alexandra
by Montana
Thu Oct 22, 2020 9:04 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: AR2776 and more
Replies: 11
Views: 122

Re: AR2776 and more

Wonderful WL images and great news about new AR! the animation of the prom is really super! :bow :hamster:

Alexandra
by Montana
Thu Oct 22, 2020 9:04 am
Forum: SPoD Archive
Topic: AR2776 and more
Replies: 10
Views: 24

Re: AR2776 and more

Wonderful WL images and great news about new AR! the animation of the prom is really super! :bow :hamster:

Alexandra
by Montana
Thu Oct 22, 2020 7:12 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Zoom Meeting - Any Interest
Replies: 63
Views: 1121

Re: Zoom Meeting - Any Interest

If you are struggling with time here is a useful site which tells you the time in Greenwich Mean time, this is the same time as Universal time used by astronomers. If you look at the clock, then look at your time you can work out the difference (or use the converter tool). Or have this website open ...
by Montana
Thu Oct 22, 2020 7:09 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Full disk 21-10-2020
Replies: 5
Views: 54

Re: Full disk 21-10-2020

I must say, I usually just sit and stare at your full discs, their beauty is mesmerizing :hamster: :bow

Alexandra
by Montana
Thu Oct 22, 2020 6:59 am
Forum: Sunlit Earth
Topic: IR mars on steady night
Replies: 14
Views: 246

Re: IR mars on steady night

WOW!!! :bow :bow :bow

Alexandra
by Montana
Wed Oct 21, 2020 2:48 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: October 20 2020 Observations. Solar Flare!!
Replies: 20
Views: 164

Re: October 20 2020 Observations. Solar Flare!!

Just finished my day of work now while you slept. Funny how the world is :) It's poured with rain all day. Glad to be at work :lol:

Alexandra
by Montana
Wed Oct 21, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Zoom Meeting - Any Interest
Replies: 63
Views: 1121

Re: Zoom Meeting - Any Interest

OK so the date is set Sunday 25th October at 18:00 UTC The Zoom link will be posted here on Saturday. It will be a very informal and friendly chat, you can join and just listen, or join and chat a lot it is up to you. A good time to ask any burning questions too. If it is clear we might also get a l...
by Montana
Wed Oct 21, 2020 6:32 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol from the 20th of October 2020.
Replies: 8
Views: 78

Re: Sol from the 20th of October 2020.

What a superb set, so much detail and quite an amazing Sun at the moment :bow :hamster:

Alexandra
by Montana
Wed Oct 21, 2020 6:30 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Prom on NE Limb Oct 20, 2020
Replies: 8
Views: 83

Re: Prom on NE Limb Oct 20, 2020

Wonderful!! so bright and full of fire, you are the king of prominences :bow :hamster:

Alexandra
by Montana
Wed Oct 21, 2020 6:28 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sun in Ha and CaK 20th October 2020
Replies: 7
Views: 77

Re: Sun in Ha and CaK 20th October 2020

Wow!! Stuart, these are fabulous :bow :hamster: sadly I had to work yesterday :( you lucky thing! I don't know why you want to sell your Lunt 60DS, it gives cracking full discs :hamster:

Alexandra
by Montana
Wed Oct 21, 2020 6:25 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: October 20 2020 Observations. Solar Flare!!
Replies: 20
Views: 164

Re: October 20 2020 Observations. Solar Flare!!

It's not light yet James but had my breakfast an hour ago. It will perhaps be light enough in an hour to see what the day will bring :) Have a good sleep :)

Alexandra
by Montana
Wed Oct 21, 2020 6:24 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 19-10-2020 Hydrogen-Alpha results
Replies: 8
Views: 63

Re: 19-10-2020 Hydrogen-Alpha results

Terry, are you sure all of them are Halpha? I am sure some look like CaK to me.

Great shots though :bow :hamster:

Alexandra
by Montana
Wed Oct 21, 2020 6:20 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: IS THAT ANOTHER SUDDEN SPOT IN THE NW ??
Replies: 5
Views: 53

Re: IS THAT ANOTHER SUDDEN SPOT IN THE NW ??

All this activity means cloud and rain, you just know this ;)

Alexandra
by Montana
Wed Oct 21, 2020 6:18 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Full disk 20-10-2020
Replies: 5
Views: 63

Re: Full disk 20-10-2020

These are beautiful Rainer, I always enjoy a good close up view. Pity that new AR in the NW is so near the limb as we are going to miss it develop. Maybe in two weeks time we may see new AR12777 and this one return fully grown :)
:bow :hamster:

Alexandra