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Robert R Gaudet
Pennfield, New Brunswick, Canada
02:00 pm

Equipment Details:

Meade 8 inch Lx200 classic, ZWO ASI224mc planetary camera, ASTF 200 Baader Solar Filter.

Post-processing Details:

The SER file captured by my ZWO ASI 224mc was processed in Autostakkert for stacking 5000 video frames...the best 25% stacked.... used Registax 6 to bring out details of the sunspots and faculae... used Gimp to create a yellow orange color for the suns disk.

Image Details:

Sunspot AR 3112... about 5x the size of the Earth, about 18 individual spots make up this cluster.