Sunspots return

The sun has been in a long quiet time, with few, and sometimes no, sunspots.
I took this photo with the Canon XS held up to the eyepiece of my 60mm refractor. I used a solar filter to reduce the sunlight enough to safely view the sun. Never view the sun without a real solar filter!!
In this photo, two sunspot groups are visible, to the left (9 o’clock position) and near the top (1 o’clock position). It’s been cloudy and windy, so I had to get the photo when the occasional, fast moving, gap arrived. (The focus could be better.)

Clouds racing across the sun with sunspots

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2 responses to “Sunspots return

  1. AWESOME! ITS SO COOL HOPE YOU POST SOME MORE

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