Latest Solar Image 26.09.2017

Our local star the Sun has been void of much activity over the last week or two but we now see the return of the sunspot groups from a couple of weeks ago. Captured here in white light using our 80mm refractor equipped with Herschel wedge. The image was taken approx. Noon local time. False colour has been used to help the detail show.260917

Warning! Never look directly at the Sun without suitable, certified safe equipment. Sunglasses are not suitable.


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An astronomical observatory at The Long Eaton School, scheduled to open in early 2012
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