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Sun - 19.9.2021 at 14.30 - 19.9.2021 at 15.00 Järvenpää Observation number 101344

Visibility III / V

Eemil Pietilä, Ursa (Etelä-Suomi)

Although there has been cloudy weather now, at least here in southern Finland, it became clear today for about an hour. So I decided to try the new full Spectrum modulated Canon EOS 1200D to capture the sun.

The results were satisfactory, as the focus seemed to be a bit wrong, but the pictures were still ok. At the bottom left, you can see the dim sunspot group 2871.


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  • Observation target
    • Sun
  • Sunspot number
    • 3
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80 mm Orion ST80 lens telescope, F400 mm, 2x Barlow, f / 5.0, Canon EOS 1200D, ISO 100, 1/800 sec

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