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by DeepSolar64
Tue Jun 11, 2024 2:52 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Midday sun with ISTAR 228/F9 10.06.
Replies: 12
Views: 494

Re: Midday sun with ISTAR 228/F9 10.06.

Wonderful!! Very nice sharp closeups!
by DeepSolar64
Tue Jun 11, 2024 2:47 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: New Antlia 0.5nm Solar Discover Ca-k
Replies: 14
Views: 467

Re: New Antlia 0.5nm Solar Discover Ca-k

It looks great. Certainly a gain on the Antlia CaK 3nm filter.
by DeepSolar64
Mon Jun 10, 2024 12:30 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sun in Ha and CaK 8th June 2024
Replies: 12
Views: 345

Re: Sun in Ha and CaK 8th June 2024

Montana wrote: ↑Sun Jun 09, 2024 4:16 pm Great shots Stuart :bow :hamster: I finally got some gardening done which was a great achievement :)

Alexandra
Congratulations Alexandra I am glad you are feeling better. πŸ˜ŠπŸ‘πŸ»

James
by DeepSolar64
Mon Jun 10, 2024 2:28 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Short Sunday Session Ha 09-06-2024
Replies: 7
Views: 240

Re: Short Sunday Session Ha 09-06-2024

Thanks Martin. Looks good. We northern hemispherians forget those down under are in winter with short days. It will start changing soon with the northern days slowly growing shorter and the southern days starting to get longer. I never look forward to winter. But it is the natural rule of things. Ja...
by DeepSolar64
Sun Jun 09, 2024 1:34 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 9th June 2024 M9.75 flare
Replies: 8
Views: 254

Re: 9th June 2024 M9.75 flare

πŸ€ πŸ‘πŸ»
by DeepSolar64
Sun Jun 09, 2024 3:41 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 8th June 2024
Replies: 12
Views: 378

Re: 8th June 2024

Nice work Ralph. The animation is really impressive!
by DeepSolar64
Sun Jun 09, 2024 3:37 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Sun in Ha and CaK 8th June 2024
Replies: 12
Views: 345

Re: Sun in Ha and CaK 8th June 2024

Nice work Stu. The prominences show up well in CaK as well as in Ha.
by DeepSolar64
Sat Jun 08, 2024 1:49 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 8th June 2024
Replies: 12
Views: 378

Re: 8th June 2024

You got the big flare! Nice work!!
by DeepSolar64
Sat Jun 08, 2024 1:47 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Unusual "pre-eruption" at AR13697 prior to the big one 6/7/2024
Replies: 27
Views: 613

Re: Unusual "pre-eruption" at AR13697 prior to the big one 6/7/2024

It looks like a storm blew up on the Sun. This is a really nice animation!
by DeepSolar64
Sat Jun 08, 2024 2:30 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Double X-Flare - X2.9 + X3.4 May FD Solar Ha - Lunt40
Replies: 8
Views: 292

Re: Double X-Flare - X2.9 + X3.4 May FD Solar Ha - Lunt40

I remember these. I observed the coronal loops from the flares visually. Very nice imagery!

James
by DeepSolar64
Sat Jun 08, 2024 2:28 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Again a set of solar details in H-a. 07.06.
Replies: 10
Views: 319

Re: Again a set of solar details in H-a. 07.06.

KMH wrote: ↑Fri Jun 07, 2024 6:34 pm That's a beautiful collection of images!

Kevin
Ditto!! πŸ‘πŸΌ
by DeepSolar64
Sat Jun 08, 2024 2:26 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Ha narrowband closeups
Replies: 12
Views: 328

Re: Ha narrowband closeups

Nice closeups!! πŸ‘πŸΌ
by DeepSolar64
Sat Jun 08, 2024 2:25 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Disk and animations 6/6/2024
Replies: 15
Views: 380

Re: Disk and animations 6/6/2024

Nice work Warren. I wonder if that prom later lifted off.
by DeepSolar64
Sat Jun 08, 2024 2:23 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Full Disc 07-06-2024
Replies: 8
Views: 282

Re: Full Disc 07-06-2024

Nice work Rainer. I have missed them.

James
by DeepSolar64
Sat Jun 08, 2024 2:21 am
Forum: SPoD Archive
Topic: Animation flare 2.9
Replies: 27
Views: 667

Re: Animation flare 2.9

Congratulations on the awesome SPOD, Ivan!! :hamster:
by DeepSolar64
Fri Jun 07, 2024 2:55 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20240606) | imaged through high clouds
Replies: 12
Views: 386

Re: Today's SUN (20240606) | imaged trough high clouds

Thanks for the nice views. I have had a day too busy to observe. It was only the KSO for me today.

James
by DeepSolar64
Thu Jun 06, 2024 12:34 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Full Disc 05-06-2024
Replies: 12
Views: 452

Re: Full Disc 05-06-2024

Rainer,
I have missed your wonderful work. I hope you get to feeling better.

James
by DeepSolar64
Thu Jun 06, 2024 12:33 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 06-06-2024 Full Disk
Replies: 9
Views: 331

Re: 06-06-2024 Full Disk

Nice discs, Maurits!
by DeepSolar64
Thu Jun 06, 2024 12:32 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: This morning's sun in H-a with AR205/F8.5 - 06.06.
Replies: 9
Views: 285

Re: This morning's sun in H-a with AR205/F8.5

Very nice work for miserable! πŸ‘πŸΌ
by DeepSolar64
Thu Jun 06, 2024 1:36 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Solar Activity in HΞ± - 5th June 2024
Replies: 4
Views: 243

Re: Solar Activity in HΞ± - 5th June 2024

Looks great! I really like the addition of the labeling too.
by DeepSolar64
Thu Jun 06, 2024 1:32 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Around the Sun 06.05.2024
Replies: 6
Views: 248

Re: Around the Sun 06.05.2024

Very nice work Paul. That is a cute fluff of a prom that is floating over the southern limb.

Enjoying the journey is what it is all about, and learning as you go.

James
by DeepSolar64
Thu Jun 06, 2024 1:29 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Corona June 1 2024
Replies: 14
Views: 449

Re: Corona June 1 2024

The SDO image verifies what you have imaged. Congrats! Very few amateurs do this.
by DeepSolar64
Thu Jun 06, 2024 1:24 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: FD June 2, 3nm CaK
Replies: 11
Views: 451

Re: FD June 2, 3nm CaK

I think both are superb.
by DeepSolar64
Wed Jun 05, 2024 2:02 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: I must be crazy! 6/4/2024
Replies: 11
Views: 331

Re: I must be crazy! 6/4/2024

Very nice!! 🍺
by DeepSolar64
Wed Jun 05, 2024 2:00 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Corona June 1 2024
Replies: 14
Views: 449

Re: Corona June 1 2024

Nice work George!
by DeepSolar64
Wed Jun 05, 2024 1:58 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: June 4th, 2024 Solar Ha FD
Replies: 3
Views: 150

Re: June 4th, 2024 Solar Ha FD

Very nice! The dark bluish background highlights the Sun on that last one.

James
by DeepSolar64
Wed Jun 05, 2024 1:55 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: KSO Three Light. 6-4-24
Replies: 2
Views: 165

Re: KSO Three Light. 6-4-24

Mark,
I hear you. Tomorrow we have rain and thunderstorms predicted. That means no solar and no kayaking. :(

James
by DeepSolar64
Wed Jun 05, 2024 1:53 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: FD June 2, 3nm CaK
Replies: 11
Views: 451

Re: FD June 2, 3nm CaK

Bill, This is absolutely stunning! It certainly beats any I have done with my CaK 3nm filter. At this wavelength at 3nm bandpass I think only Christian Viladrich rivals you. I know we are not competing here but this is really a nice image. ..... That is really too kind. I'm still playing catch up t...
by DeepSolar64
Wed Jun 05, 2024 1:46 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: June 4th, 2024 Solar WL FD & closeUps.
Replies: 6
Views: 205

Re: June 4th, 2024 Solar WL FD & closeUps.

rigel123 wrote: ↑Wed Jun 05, 2024 1:32 am These are great!
I agree. Nice and sharp. πŸ‘πŸΌ
by DeepSolar64
Tue Jun 04, 2024 1:30 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: KSO Three Light. 6-4-24
Replies: 2
Views: 165

KSO Three Light. 6-4-24

Here are three images saved from the high cadence feed of the Kanzelhohe Solar Observatory in Austria. Hopefully they will help someone here get a heads up on a session or a view where a session is clouded out. Online!.JPG As for myself I am under clouds today and have a busy day planned. James KSO_...
by DeepSolar64
Tue Jun 04, 2024 1:22 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: June 3 2024 White Light Observations.
Replies: 4
Views: 167

Re: June 3 2024 White Light Observations.

Thanks and welcomes Mark, Warren and Franco. The weather does not look that great here for the next three days. Good luck on your weather and getting some β€œ sun time β€œ in.

James
by DeepSolar64
Tue Jun 04, 2024 3:51 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: June 3 2024 White Light Observations.
Replies: 4
Views: 167

June 3 2024 White Light Observations.

Today's session was from 17:00 until 17:25 UTC. The skies were partly cloudy. The seeing was below average. The temperature was 80F ( 26.6C ) Observing!.JPG Orion 70mm Solar Telescope. 35.5X. ( WLC ) I could see eleven active regions on the photosphere today. Five were in the northern hemisphere and...
by DeepSolar64
Tue Jun 04, 2024 3:16 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 3rd June, 2024 - Ha & WL
Replies: 5
Views: 246

Re: 3rd June, 2024 - Ha & WL

Nice!!
by DeepSolar64
Tue Jun 04, 2024 3:14 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Shading while observing?
Replies: 6
Views: 282

Re: Shading while observing?

I think Alexandra uses an umbrella too. I wear a wide brimmed hat. 🀠
by DeepSolar64
Tue Jun 04, 2024 3:10 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: FD June 2, 3nm CaK
Replies: 11
Views: 451

Re: FD June 2, 3nm CaK

Bill, This is absolutely stunning! It certainly beats any I have done with my CaK 3nm filter. At this wavelength at 3nm bandpass I think only Christian Viladrich rivals you. I know we are not competing here but this is really a nice image. Impressive. Easily two thumbs up!! :hamster: :bow James. πŸ€ πŸ‘πŸΌπŸ‘πŸΌ
by DeepSolar64
Tue Jun 04, 2024 2:59 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: mosaic and animation
Replies: 10
Views: 373

Re: mosaic and animation

You are really good at this imaging stuff Ivan.
by DeepSolar64
Tue Jun 04, 2024 2:57 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 3rd June 2024 Sunspot numbers and images
Replies: 8
Views: 323

Re: 3rd June 2024 Sunspot numbers and images

One thing is for sure, last May was the most active month of this cycle so far.

Thanks for the data and nice images too!

James
by DeepSolar64
Tue Jun 04, 2024 2:55 am
Forum: SPoD Archive
Topic: Ha Full disk with X1.43 flare
Replies: 4
Views: 174

Re: Ha Full disk with X1.43 flare

Rob,
Very nicely captured. Two thumbs up from me!

James πŸ€ πŸ‘πŸΌπŸ‘πŸΌ
by DeepSolar64
Tue Jun 04, 2024 2:55 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Ha Full disk with X1.43 flare
Replies: 6
Views: 459

Re: Ha Full disk with X1.43 flare

Rob,
Very nicely captured. Two thumbs up from me!

James πŸ€ πŸ‘πŸΌπŸ‘πŸΌ
by DeepSolar64
Tue Jun 04, 2024 2:30 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Marsh Sun June 3rd
Replies: 4
Views: 249

Re: Marsh Sun June 3rd

Stephen,
Your images are proof that single frame captures can look good. Very nice!! Maybe it is the marsh air...

James
by DeepSolar64
Tue Jun 04, 2024 2:26 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 2 June 2024 - WL & Gband
Replies: 8
Views: 291

Re: 2 June 2024 - WL & Gband

The areas of faculae show up well across the disc. Very nice!
by DeepSolar64
Tue Jun 04, 2024 2:17 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: G Band 60, 70 or 80?
Replies: 19
Views: 837

Re: G Band 60, 70 or 80?

Nic, Aperture always wins if the seeing is good and if you have a well corrected scope concerning spherical aberration. Most people stop down scopes, especially at shorter wavelengths like Gband and CaK due to poor seeing and poor SA performance. The effects of SA show up worse at shorter wavelength...
by DeepSolar64
Tue Jun 04, 2024 2:13 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: 3 June 2024 - quick HA w 4x powermate
Replies: 5
Views: 213

Re: 3 June 2024 - quick HA w 4x powermate

I notice the U shaped filament the most.

James
by DeepSolar64
Tue Jun 04, 2024 2:10 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Some solar and apologies
Replies: 19
Views: 1214

Re: Some solar and apologies

Alexandra, I had wondered where you had been. Sorry about the virus, did the docs ever identify what it was? I certainly wish you well and will remember you in my prayers. God bless you dear. And those are beautiful images. They have nice detail and contrast and the colored ones pop!! Even a nasty v...
by DeepSolar64
Tue Jun 04, 2024 1:57 am
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: Today's SUN (20240602) | Good seeing again
Replies: 15
Views: 549

Re: Today's SUN (20240602) | Good seeing again

pedro wrote: ↑Mon Jun 03, 2024 2:10 pm Thanks James, the weather is changing in Portugal. I was unable to image today
That happens. Tomorrow does not look good for me either.
by DeepSolar64
Mon Jun 03, 2024 1:00 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: A SUNocular Observation and two X-class Flares!! 6-1-24
Replies: 8
Views: 353

Re: A SUNocular Observation and two X-class Flares!! 6-1-24

It has been a performer. This morning I am still getting M class alerts from it.

I find the SUNoculars a very important part of my solar kit.

James

P.S. I have awoken to rain this morning. 🌧️
by DeepSolar64
Mon Jun 03, 2024 12:53 pm
Forum: This is SolarChat !!
Topic: All's quiet on the Eastern front! 5/30/2024
Replies: 13
Views: 535

Re: All's quiet on the Eastern front! 5/30/2024

Is that a bow of a boat I see? Took me a second, it’s the top of my box that my laptop is in! I can just see the edge of the laptop monitor with a second look. The box cover is indeed shaped like a boat. Hey, you are sailing the Sea of Solaris!! ⛡️ I thought you might have been using a boat to shad...