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Huge Sunspot AR2529 Photographed on April 13, 2016

Here is a quick image of the huge sunspot AR2529 taken this afternoon, April 13, 2016 from Weatherly, Pennsylvania. Captured using my Celestron C6-A SCT, you can check out my solar setup and filter at http://www.leisurelyscientist.com/?p=581

AR2529

AR2529

This is a video capture using a Canon 6D and the software package Backyard EOS, 1500 frames were captured, and I stacking the best 750 frames using AS!2 (AutoStakkert!).

This sunspot is huge, by my estimation it is about five Earth’s wide!

Clear skies!

…Tom

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