Sun Super Spot – Unaided Eye
By Michel & Jannik Deconinck-Roosens (Sun, sunspots, white light filter)
- November 23rd, 2014
- Posted in Graphite Pencil . Sun . sunspots . Watercolor . white light . White Paper
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Object Name (Sun)
Object Type (Sun photosphere)
Location (Artignosc-sur-Verdon/France )
Media (graphite pencil (sketrch down) and watercolor (full sun up) on white paper, Paint.net)
The old sunspot 2192 is now making its second pass across the face of our sun with a new number : 2214.
It’s the first time that I can see a spot naked-eye after a complete sun rotation. For the inverted watercolour shown here up, I use special glasses for eclipse, the orange color is this of my glasses, you can see some mist in the foreground meaning that the conditions were not perfect. For the telescope view I use a white light objective filter, I add an orange color layer after scanning.
Clear sky to you all !
Michel & Jannik Deconinck-Roosens