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by Montana
Tue Nov 20, 2018 2:58 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol from the 17th of November 2018.
Replies: 8
Views: 66

Re: Sol from the 17th of November 2018.

Thanks Eric, always interested :)

Alexandra
by Montana
Tue Nov 20, 2018 12:33 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Hawk Repurposed My Solar Scope
Replies: 6
Views: 72

Re: Hawk Repurposed My Solar Scope

My goodness what a beautiful bird!! and at such hi res too :bow :bow :bow I wouldn't want those claws on my objective lens though :)
Alexandra
by Montana
Tue Nov 20, 2018 12:31 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Some reflections of old Sun on the Moon.
Replies: 4
Views: 51

Re: Some reflections of old Sun on the Moon.

Wow! perfect again :bow I think you must have very good seeing.
Alexandra
by Montana
Tue Nov 20, 2018 12:29 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol from the 17th of November 2018.
Replies: 8
Views: 66

Re: Sol from the 17th of November 2018.

Wow! you really are a pro at getting those extremely faint proms and getting them crisp as well :bow how do you maintain a fast shutter speed and still get the faint ones? I find that if you increase the shutter speed the proms become smoothed and not crisp (too much atmospheric smear), but if you r...
by Montana
Tue Nov 20, 2018 12:24 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sunday Sun 18th November 18
Replies: 9
Views: 81

Re: Sunday Sun 18th November 18

The first image is a beauty, lovely processing :bow very smooth. I also enjoyed seeing your image on the Sky at Night this week :bow
Alexandra
by Montana
Tue Nov 20, 2018 12:21 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: November 18, Tiny Sunspots And Proms
Replies: 6
Views: 63

Re: November 18, Tiny Sunspots And Proms

Wow! nice work Dave :bow
Alexandra
by Montana
Tue Nov 20, 2018 12:20 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: AR2727, Spicules, Proms, Full Disc | HA | Nov 18th 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 66

Re: AR2727, Spicules, Proms, Full Disc | HA | Nov 18th 2018

My favourite is the first too, that AR has really matured into quite a large AR , it is a pity it is growing just as it reaches the limb.
:bow
Alexandra
by Montana
Tue Nov 20, 2018 12:16 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 20181119 AR2727
Replies: 4
Views: 39

Re: 20181119 AR2727

Superb detail Thomas, a really lovely image :hamster:
Alexandra
by Montana
Tue Nov 20, 2018 12:14 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: AR2727, Spicules, Prom, Full Disc | HA | Nov 19th 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 18

Re: AR2727, Spicules, Prom, Full Disc | HA | Nov 19th 2018

A very enjoyable set Marty :hamster: :bow
Alexandra
by Montana
Tue Nov 20, 2018 12:09 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20181116) with good seeing
Replies: 16
Views: 238

Re: Today's SUN (20181116) with good seeing

Fabulous set Pedro and really nice granulation which make for an excellent SPOD :hamster:
Alexandra
by Montana
Tue Nov 20, 2018 12:06 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Still orbiting around the Sun....
Replies: 8
Views: 144

Re: Still orbiting around the Sun....

These are great! that spot group was small so you managed to get quite a hi res image of it, well done, nice work :hamster:
Alexandra
by Montana
Tue Nov 20, 2018 12:03 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: SUN 15/11/2018
Replies: 6
Views: 86

Re: SUN 15/11/2018

Super! I am glad you were able to catch these spots :hamster:
Alexandra
by Montana
Wed Nov 14, 2018 10:08 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sun is rare these days ...
Replies: 7
Views: 150

Re: Sun is rare these days ...

As I work, I find that the sun only shines from Monday-Friday, so I guess when you retire the Sun won't shine at all ;)

Alexandra
by Montana
Wed Nov 14, 2018 10:04 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Cool calcium prom 11-13-2018
Replies: 9
Views: 165

Re: Cool calcium prom 11-13-2018

Great shots Apollo, the prominence is super :bow

Alexandra
by Montana
Wed Nov 14, 2018 10:02 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sunspot 2726, Big Prom, Full Disc | 150mm & 40mm HA | Nov 13th 2018
Replies: 14
Views: 279

Re: Sunspot 2726, Big Prom, Full Disc | 150mm & 40mm HA | Nov 13th 2018

Persistence pays off Marty, these are great :hamster: the poor chilly little girl, I hope you gave her a hot chocolate after :)

Alexandra
by Montana
Tue Nov 13, 2018 2:46 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol from the 11th of November 2018.
Replies: 8
Views: 173

Re: Sol from the 11th of November 2018.

Wow! that's a good looking CaK disc and a great Halpha :hamster:
:bow
Alexandra
by Montana
Tue Nov 13, 2018 1:18 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Old Coronado BF30
Replies: 23
Views: 446

Re: Old Coronado BF30

Yes that is correct

Alexandra
by Montana
Tue Nov 13, 2018 12:00 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Old Coronado BF30
Replies: 23
Views: 446

Re: Old Coronado BF30

It isn't tiltable, but the etalon is. But wasn't Coronado Solarscope in those days?

Alexandra
by Montana
Tue Nov 13, 2018 10:01 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Old Coronado BF30
Replies: 23
Views: 446

Re: Old Coronado BF30

I have that nice blue colour when looking through my Solarscope blocking filter.

Alexandra
by Montana
Tue Nov 13, 2018 8:03 am
Forum: SPoD Archive
Topic: Another geomagnetic storm 11th Nov 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 255

Re: Another geomagnetic storm 11th Nov 2018

Mark, I am on the Lancaster one and the Calsky one and I haven't had any alerts? mmmm

Alexandra
by Montana
Mon Nov 12, 2018 12:26 pm
Forum: SPoD Archive
Topic: Another geomagnetic storm 11th Nov 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 255

Re: Another geomagnetic storm 11th Nov 2018

Fantastic!! I saw this first on Spaceweather :hamster: and now a SPOD :hamster:
I wonder why I am not getting any alerts so far this year, especially if Mark is?

Alexandra
by Montana
Mon Nov 12, 2018 12:24 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Solar panorama in Ca II K 11th Nov.
Replies: 8
Views: 177

Re: Solar panorama in Ca II K 11th Nov.

Beautiful CaK Stuart, but I wouldn't cut down the trees, they are far more valuable to the planet :) I think I will be moving my solar to the upstairs window now.
:bow
Alexandra
by Montana
Mon Nov 12, 2018 12:22 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Ha Full Disk 11th November
Replies: 13
Views: 213

Re: Ha Full Disk 11th November

These are great Mark! it is nice to see a broken polar crown filament typical of solar minimum, the small new cycle AR and a new old cycle AR
Your picture speaks a thousand words, isn't the Sun amazing :)

Alexandra
by Montana
Mon Nov 12, 2018 12:15 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sol from the 10th of November 2018.
Replies: 11
Views: 168

Re: Sol from the 10th of November 2018.

Wow! what an amazing sail like prom, that would have made a good animation :bow

Alexandra
by Montana
Mon Nov 12, 2018 10:29 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sun November 11th
Replies: 17
Views: 285

Re: Sun November 11th

What a joy to read a post like this :) I love the Sun pics but I think they may be upside down judging by how that jet is flying, otherwise I think the passengers were having a hard time :lol: If you load the avi into Registax (I use version 5) use the frame list to highlight only the ones you want....