H-alpha Sun – October 2, 2016

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October is almost over, and despite the good conditions in the first days of the month, almost no H-alpha images were possible from my location due to clouds.

The following few shots were acquired during a brief session with some good seeing conditions (mostly 5-6/10, occasionally 7/10).

The presence of a luminous prominence on the limb made the session more remarkable.

09 55 Oct 2.jpg

prot Oct 2.jpg

And a nice active region captured in the best seeing conditions of the session:

active region Oct 2016.jpg

active region Oct 2016c.jpg

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