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Jaw-Dropping Picture Of The Sun

By Gerard @presurfer
Jaw-Dropping Picture Of The Sun
This picture of the Sun was taken by Alan Friedman who used a filter that lets through only a very narrow wavelength of light emitted by hydrogen, so this tracks the activity of gas on the solar surface.
He also inverts the image of the solar disk to increase contrast. Somehow this adds a three-dimensional quality to the picture, and reveals an amazing amount of texture.The Presurfer

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