Date Taken: 04/28/2012 Photographer:
Tristan S. Location: Colorado Springs, CO
60mm H-Alpha Telescope
Orion Skyview Pro
iPhone 4S Processing: Exposure and saturation adjustments in Photoshop Express for iPhone Other Equipment Used: Orion Steadypix iPhone Adaptor Notes:
In this photo a small flare can be seen towards center on the lower limb of the sun.
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