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Photography and Astrophotography

Solar Outreach event at Filey Country Park

Fabulous afternoon doing solar outreach and allowing members of the public to look at surface detail and solar prominences on our closest star. Weather was fabulous – I will be hosting a lot more events like this over the summer 🙂

The surface of the sun taken in Hydrogen Alpha show surface details, sunspots, solar flare and prominences

Two active region with the Top Right displaying a number of sunspots

Several large solar prominences with the larger one approx 75,000 miles in height and over 100,000 miles across

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