Sun 5-29-2013

Sun5-29-2013, Sunspot AR 1756

Sunspot AR 1756 is in the upper left of the image. Several prominences were seen today and the one at the bottom right was the best of the day.

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 2766 × 2700 pixels

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