h-alpha

On July 30, 2020, the Sun delighted astronomy lovers with a large spot, active regions and a huge bright prominence. Such a restless Sun is very interesting to observe and photograph, especially with a chromospheric telescope.

H-alpha Sun, 30 july 2020, 10:56 (UTC +3)

H-alpha Sun, 30 july 2020, 10:56 (UTC +3)

Equipment:
-Coronado PST H-alpha 40 mm telescope
-Meade LX85 mount
-Deepsky IR-cut filter
QHY5III178m camera.
Stacking and deconvolution with Autostakkert (100 frames from 2409).
Location: Russia, Anapa, backyard.

Solar Eclipse June 21, 2020

Solar Eclipse June 21, 2020, 9:10 (UTC +3)

Solar Eclipse June 21, 2020, 9:10 (UTC +3)

Equipment:
-Coronado PST H-alpha 40 mm telescope
-Sky-Watcher AZ-GTi mount
-Deepsky IR-cut filter
QHY5III178m camera.
Stacking and deconvolution 100 frames from 3004 with Autostakkert.
Location: Russia, Anapa, backyard.
Full size image.

1 minute timelapse:

GIF

The Sun, April 27, 2020, 11:12

Two active regions appeared on the visible side of the Sun. In just a day, another group of spots formed on the Sun. I will observe with interest the evolution of these solar formations.

H-alpha Sun, April 27, 2020, 11:12

H-alpha Sun, April 27, 2020, 11:12

Equipment:
-Coronado PST H-alpha 40 mm telescope
-Celestron NexStar SE mount
-Deepsky IR-cut filter
QHY5III178m camera.
Processing: Autostakkert (stacking 100 frames from 3000, deconvolution).
Location: Russia, Anapa, backyard.