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Joel Weatherly
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
10/28/2021
11:31 am

Equipment Details:

Canon EOS 60D and a Celestron PowerSeeker 80AZ with Baader AstroSolar Photo Film.

Post-processing Details:

The image was colourized and adjusted using Affinity Photo.

Image Details:

The Sun in white light shows a good assortment of sunspots, including 2887, which erupted with a major X1 solar flare on October 28, 2021. I'm expecting that the coronal mass ejection launched from that flare will spark some impressive auroral displays.