Giant Proms on NE & SW solar limb on 11-01-2015


A solar prominence (also known as a filament when viewed against the solar disk) is a large, bright feature extending outward from the Sun’s surface. Prominences are anchored to the Sun’s surface in the photosphere, and extend outwards into the Sun’s hot outer atmosphere, called the corona.

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Lunt Solar Systems LUNT LS100THa / B1800-(single stacked)
Imaging cameras: Imaging source DMK31AU03.AS
Mounts: Skywatcher NEQ6 Pro
Software: Software Bisque TheSky6 Pro, EQ/MOD,  Photoshop CS5,  AutoStakkert2!, Lucam recorder
Filters: Baader Skyglow Filter
Accessories: University Optics Barlow 3X
Date: Jan. 11, 2015
Time: 08:04
Frames: 1121
FPS: 15.00000
Focal length: 2142
Seeing: 1
Transparency: 5
Locations: Corvus Eye Observatory , Athens,Greece, Greece
Author: Peter Desypris