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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 eroel
Thu Nov 14, 2019 4:06 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Mercury Solar transit 11th of November 2019.
Replies: 13
Views: 97

Re: Mercury Solar transit 11th of November 2019.

Christian, Brian and Valery, much appreciated.
Best regards,
Eric.
by eroel
Thu Nov 14, 2019 4:03 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol del 9 de noviembre 2019.
Replies: 5
Views: 60

Re: Sol del 9 de noviembre 2019.

Mautits:
Thanks, they look better if opened in a new window.
Best regards,
Eric.
by eroel
Wed Nov 13, 2019 6:35 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol del 9 de noviembre 2019.
Replies: 5
Views: 60

Sol del 9 de noviembre 2019.

Hi: This set was taken at the rural observatory where I planned to image the transit, though I had to return to the city because the weather became worse up there. Anyway I had the opportunity through haze and clouds to take just one set and its versions with the 6" F/12 A-P refractor fitted with a ...
by eroel
Wed Nov 13, 2019 5:23 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Mercury Solar transit 11th of November 2019.
Replies: 13
Views: 97

Re: Mercury Solar transit 11th of November 2019.

Alexandra and guys, thank you much for the kind comments.
Mark, I already gave my son a chainsaw years ago but looks like the big tree will perdure. ;)
Best regards to all,
Eric.
by eroel
Wed Nov 13, 2019 12:47 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Mercury Solar transit 11th of November 2019.
Replies: 13
Views: 97

Mercury Solar transit 11th of November 2019.

Hello: Went to the rural observatory for the weekend and planned to stay There to get the transit, unfortunately the weather went worse, so had to return to my home observatory. The transit day started hazy and cloudy and kept like that up to the last contact. Had no chance to record the first conta...
by eroel
Tue Nov 12, 2019 11:15 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Couple of quick Mercury transit images
Replies: 9
Views: 114

Re: Couple of quick Mercury transit images

Clean and Sharp shots.
Regards,
Eric.
by eroel
Tue Nov 12, 2019 11:14 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Mercury Transit
Replies: 10
Views: 98

Re: Mercury Transit

Dave:
Well you got the transit all right and a beautiful instrument.
Regards,
Eric.
by eroel
Tue Nov 12, 2019 11:11 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Mercury run around
Replies: 13
Views: 138

Re: Mercury run around

Alexandra:
In spite of clouds, you got the Mercury transit.
Well done.
Best regards,
Eric.
by eroel
Tue Nov 12, 2019 11:08 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sorry, another Mercury transit...
Replies: 15
Views: 147

Re: Sorry, another Mercury transit...

Franco:
Great set of images in spite the weather.
Best regards,
Eric.
by eroel
Tue Nov 12, 2019 11:06 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Mercury Transit November 2019
Replies: 14
Views: 168

Re: Mercury Transit November 2019

Stu:
Beautifully clean shots and animation, looks like you had a good time.
Best regards,
Eric,
by eroel
Tue Nov 12, 2019 11:03 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Mercury Transit from Rock Hill SC
Replies: 5
Views: 77

Re: Mercury Transit from Rock Hill SC

James:
A nice transit session in spite of clouds.
Best wishes,
Eric.
by eroel
Tue Nov 12, 2019 11:00 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Mercury-Solar Transit Mega Thread | Nov 11th 2019
Replies: 15
Views: 162

Re: Mercury-Solar Transit Mega Thread | Nov 11th 2019

Marty:
Beautiful shots, landscapes, setups and family.
You had a super session.
Regards,
Eric.
by eroel
Tue Nov 12, 2019 10:58 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Mercury with a dying Quark
Replies: 7
Views: 103

Re: Mercury with a dying Quark

Jack:
You got the transit.
Regards,
Eric.
by eroel
Tue Nov 12, 2019 10:57 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: transit Mercury several freq
Replies: 15
Views: 154

Re: transit Mercury several freq

John:
Nice set of images from the transit.
Regards,
Eric.
by eroel
Tue Nov 12, 2019 10:55 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Enhancing filament detail
Replies: 10
Views: 186

Re: Enhancing filament detail

Martin, well done.
Eric.
by eroel
Tue Nov 12, 2019 10:54 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Mercury Transit | 20191111
Replies: 17
Views: 292

Re: Mercury Transit | 20191111

Pedro:
What a super presentation of the transit.
Fuerte abrazo,
Eric.
by eroel
Tue Nov 12, 2019 10:53 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Proms 12th November 2019
Replies: 7
Views: 72

Re: Proms 12th November 2019

Martin:
Nice session.
Eric.
by eroel
Tue Nov 12, 2019 10:50 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Mercury transit and proms
Replies: 16
Views: 143

Re: Mercury transit and proms

Phil:
Super transit session, beautiful results with the 6" Quantum.
Well deserved SPOD.
Best regards,
Eric.
by eroel
Fri Nov 08, 2019 12:59 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol from the 6th of November 2019.
Replies: 7
Views: 94

Sol from the 6th of November 2019.

Hi: Some FD´s taken the 6th of November, one set is CaK and the other Ha, used the usual instruments. Thanks for looking. Eric. Sol del 6 de noviembre del 2019-Meade-CaK-PSTmod-3pos.jpg Sol del 6 de noviembre del 2019-Meade-CaK-PSTmod-3neg-pos.jpg Sol del 6 de noviembre del 2019-Meade-CaK-PSTmod-3po...
by eroel
Fri Nov 08, 2019 12:22 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol from the 3rd of Novemaber 2019.
Replies: 7
Views: 126

Re: Sol from the 3rd of Novemaber 2019.

Alexandra, Franco, Stu, Maurits, Mark and Pedro: Thanks for commenting, much appreciated. Best regards, Eric. P.S. Franco and Mark, yes the volcano (Popocatépetl) smokes all day, some days it erupts a lot of stones, ashes and smoke that make columns that reach a mile high from the top of the volcano...
by eroel
Fri Nov 08, 2019 12:18 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Old school Solar observation | Clave' Helioscopes
Replies: 9
Views: 165

Re: Old school Solar observation | Clave' Helioscopes

Pedro:
I still have some Clave eyepieces, they are really good.
You really have a telescope and accessories museum. :shock:
Fuerte abrazo,
Eric.
by eroel
Fri Nov 08, 2019 12:12 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 4th Nov Ha Sun
Replies: 6
Views: 122

Re: 4th Nov Ha Sun

Robert:
A nice and clean FD.
Regards,
Eric.
by eroel
Fri Nov 08, 2019 12:11 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 2 Nov - 3-band FDs and zoom-ins
Replies: 10
Views: 186

Re: 2 Nov - 3-band FDs and zoom-ins

Alfred:
Beautiful tri band FD´s and also very good closeups and setups.
Best regards,
Eric.
by eroel
Fri Nov 08, 2019 12:09 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Anybody going to catch the Mercury Transit?
Replies: 22
Views: 354

Re: Anybody going to catch the Mercury Transit?

Hi:
Planning to go to the rural observatory this weekend and if clear, will stay until Monday morning to get the transit.
Still having clouds and rain over the region, so I hope I have the luck to see it.
Best wishes to all,
Eric.
by eroel
Fri Nov 08, 2019 12:03 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Nov. 4,5,6 FD
Replies: 6
Views: 94

Re: Nov. 4,5,6 FD

Phil:
Beautiful clean and crisp FD´s.
Best regards,
Eric.