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
2 thoughts on “Sun Super Spot – Unaided Eye”
Michel and Jannik,
Great capture and presentation of our old star.
Thank you Frank.
There is another first for me : today nov 23, we can see two different spots on the sun with unaided eye, just with eclipse glasses.
It’s just whaw