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#1 Philip Pugh

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Posted 26 August 2012 - 10:43 AM

To start, I'll be frank: the practicalities of webcamming the Sun are much harder than the Moon but without using anything special to see the laptop screen, I was able to see a sunspot on the screen. OK it will be easier when(IF????) solar activity increases and there are larger sunspots and more of them. I also think I need a lot more practice to perfect the technique.

Notwithstanding that, I managed to capture a small sunspot near the one I captured.

For full report and images click here: http://sungazer127ma...ssion-1320.html




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