The Sun

The Sun

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Credit: GREG PIEPOL/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: A large active region of magnetic activity trails a sunspot in the hydrogen-alpha image of the solar chromosphere. Millions of small spicules cover the disk along with a few darker filaments. Equipment Data: Coronado SolarMax .7 angstrom hydrogen-alpha filter; Tele Vue TV-102 telescope at 880mm focal length; Santa Barbara Instruments Group ST-2000XM CCD Camera. Captured with a single exposure of .11 seconds.

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Keywords: active region, astronomy, chromosphere, filament, hydrogen-alpha, magnetic activity, prominence, science, solar, solar flare, solar prominence, space, star, sun, sun atmosphere, sunspot

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