6-05-2013

Sun 6-05-2013

Today was a quiet day, not a lot of sunspot or prominence activity. Sunspot AR 1762 is in the upper left of the image.

Name: Sun
Distance: 92,960,000 Miles
Diameter: 864,336 Miles
Rotation: 26.8 Days at the Equator, 36 Days at the Poles
Temperature: 10,000 Degrees
Age: 4.6 Billion Years

Telescope: Lunt 60 Double Etalon
Camera: DMK51 Mono Camera
Mount: Celestron CGEM
Exposure: 6 Panel Mosaic @ 500 Frames Each

Full size is 2696 × 2670 pixels

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