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Astronomy Pictures of the Sun [Image 4]

This page contains images of the sun produced by members of the University Lowbrow Astronomers.

Sunspots on June 19, 2004
by Doug Scobel

Here are a couple sunspot shots I took yesterday morning (June 19, 2004). Both were taken afocally through my 8” f/8 with Baader solar filter, with a Nikon Coolpix 800 digital point-and-shoot.

Sunspots on June 19, 2004, Full

The full solar disk is with an old A. Jaegers 32mm symmetrical eyepiece.

Sunspots on June 19, 2004, Close Up

The close-up is with a 14mm Televue Radian.

WARNING: Viewing the sun without proper protective devices can result in permanent eye damage.

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