Steve Riegel
Image taken:
Jan. 3, 2009
Santa Maria, CA
The spots associated with AR 1039 are surrounded by bright faculae this morning. As the group nears the solar limg, the faculae stand out in greater contrast from the background. 5" mak-cas with Baader film, DMK31 mono, 1000/2000 frames.
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