Photo of the Sun in Color

Blogged by Xiao Sun on June 16, 2010 and tagged with Sample Images, Sun.

French amateur astronomer Thierry Barbier sent us this Sun photo last weekend. In this photo he captured some details of the Sunspot 1076 after the turbulence decreased on the day of June 05, 2010. Location: his terrace in Alsace (France).

Thierry took a video of 300 images with DMK 41AU02.AS, telescope 120×1000, 90mm ERF filter, 2x Barlow and PST.

Photo of the Sun