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Sun - 4.8.2022 at 15.00 - 4.8.2022 at 17.00 Turku, Nummenmäki Observation number 108064

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Petrus Kurppa, Turun Ursa

I was just about to bite into a pumpernickel over a cup of coffee, when a Turku-based sun photographer gave me a tip about a good view in the sun. Thanks only to Jan Laasanen, it was indeed a memorable sight on the surface of our nearby star!

At first, the filming session seemed to dwindle as the clouds marched in, but in the end they just came to tease. Such large and spectacular eruptions can now be seen quite often when the maximum is approaching. Despite that, each time feels unique, as if you've never seen others before.

Multi-image mosaic. DayStar Quark Chromosphere. TS Optics 80ED f/7, ZWO ASI174MM. iOptron AZ Mount Pro. Raspberry flavored pumpernickel.

The picture was turned on its side, because it looked more rocky on the computer screen like this.

I added a timelapse, where the orientation is also completely different. The passage of the clouds can be seen in the picture as a characteristic flickering.


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Comments: 6 pcs
Mikko Peussa - 4.8.2022 at 20.45 Report this

Näyttävä kuva!

Petrus Kurppa - 4.8.2022 at 21.13 Report this

Kiitos Mikko!

Ben Kalland - 5.8.2022 at 12.33 Report this

Ihailin tuota samaa filapromia. Taitaa olla suurin näkemäni. Hieno kuva!

Petrus Kurppa - 5.8.2022 at 13.10 Report this

Kiitos Ben, tuo oli tosi näyttävä ilmestys. Ehdin vähän myöhään paikalle, oli ilmeisemmin parhaillaan vähän aikaisemmin. Tein hätäisen timelapsen eiliseltä, löytyy YouTubesta:

(16) Suuri purkaus auringossa elokuussa 2022. - YouTube

Petri Kuossari - 5.8.2022 at 18.31 Report this

Upea kuva!

Petrus Kurppa - 6.8.2022 at 12.46 Report this

Kiitos Petri :) !

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