The following pages contain images from The King's University Observatory #3 as well as information about The King's Observatories, equipment employed and links to other relevant sites. Click on images to get full resolution view.

October 15, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 10/15/2023 -18:53 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 315 3.05 8/14 3096 x 100 33 3
 
August 29, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 08/29/2023 -17:36 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 320 2.99 11/22 3096 x 100 54 5 (smoke)
 
August 28, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 08/28/2023 -19:15 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 319 3.00 11/22 3096 x 88 29 5 (smoke)
August 27, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 08/27/2023 -18:50 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 320 2.99 15/22 3096 x 88 58 4 - 5
 
August 8, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 08/05/2023 -17:30 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 322 2.9 23/46 3096 x100 29 4 - 5
August 5, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 08/05/2023 -17:15 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 329 2.9 8/15 3096 x88 44 4
August 4, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 08/04/2023 -19:42 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 342 2.8 11/44 3096 x88 44 3
July 23, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 07/23/2023 -19:42 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 328 2.9 9/18 3096 x88 39 3
 
July 22, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 07/22/2023 -19:07 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 290 3.3 9/18 3096 x88 39 3 - 4
July 21, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 07/21/2023 -21:07 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 288 3.3 16/32 3096 x88 31 4
 
July 19, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 07/19/2023 -17:10 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 335 2.9 20/30 3096 x88 69 4
July 13, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 07/13/2023 -17:45 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 306 3.1 6/9 3096 x88 117 3 (smoke)
July 12, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 07/12/2023 -17:13 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 306 3.1 24/36 3096 x88 62 4
July 9, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 07/09/2023 -16:45 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 320 3.0 24/36 3096 x88 50 5
July 8, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 07/08/2023 -16:45 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 320 3.0 15/20 3096 x88 0 5
July 7, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 07/07/2023 -17:14 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 311 3.1 15/20 3096 x88 53 5
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H β 07/07/2023 -17:04 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl - 80mm mask 320 3.0 15/20 3096 x 88 0 6
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
NaD1 07/07/2023 -17:40 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 339 2.8 10/20 3096 x 100 0 5
July6, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 07/06/2023 -17:14 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 320 3.0 15/25 3096 x88 66 5
July 5, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 07/05/2023 -17:04 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 320 3.0 20/30 3096 x88 0 5
June 30, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 0630/2023 -16:48 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 310 3.1 5/7 3096 x88 30 5
June 28, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 0628/2023 -17:05 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 330 2.9 6/17 3096 x100 33 5
June 26, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 0626/2023 -17:45 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 330 3.0 6/19 3096 x88 0 5
 
June 24, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 0624/2023 -18:12 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 309 3.1 7/14 3096 x100 0 4 - 5
 
June 23, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 0623/2023 -21:35 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 309 3.1 5/18 3096 x100 0 3 - 4
June 22, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 0622/2023 -1729 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 305 3.1 8/32 3096 x100 29 3
June 12, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 0612/2023 -16:58 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 322 3.0 15/30 3096 x100 33 5

Excellent seeing today. Scans were in Hα at a dispersion of 0.052 A/px with the following images offset from line centre:

June 7, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 06/07/2023 -18:09 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 315 3.0 5/15 3096 x68 45 3 - 4
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H β 06/07/2023 -17:50 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 334 1.6 10/20 3096 x 160 0 3 - 4
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
CaH 06/07/2023 - 18:45 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 239 4.1 5/8 3096 x120 117 3 - 4
June 6, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 06/06/2023 - 21:39 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 312 3.1 8/27 3096 x 88 23 3
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H β 06/06/2023 - 22:09 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 372 1.8 8/20 3096 x 140 0 3
June 5, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 06/05/2023 - 22:23 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 291 3.3 5/10 3096 x 88 49 3
June 4, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 06/04/2023 - 16:49 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 293 3.3 5/15 3096 x 100 0 3
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H β 06/04/2023 - 17:00 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 373 1.8 5/12 3096 x 140 0 2 - 3
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H γ 06/04/2023 - 17:11 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 259 3.7 5/11 3096 x 100 0 2 - 3
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
CaH 06/04/2023 - 17:27 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 259 3.6 5/12 3096 x 100 107 3
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
NaD1 06/04/2023 - 17:37 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 422 1.4 10/20 3096 x 120 0 2 - 3
June 2, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 06/02/2023 - 16:30 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 292 3.3 10/20 3096 x 100 0 4
May 30, 2023
A curious filaprom and sunspot AR 3315 making an exit! This is an enlarged portion of the lower right hand corner of the image shown below with colour added in Photoshop. Click on image for larger view.
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 05/30/2023 - 16:30 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 293 3.3 5/9 3096 x 100 0 4
May 29, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 05/29/2023 - 18:20 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 286 3.4 6/15 3096 x 100 0 3
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H β 05/29/2023 - 21:45 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 373 1.7 6/15 3096 x 140 0 3
May 28, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H β 05/28/2023 - 21:45 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 372 1.9 3/8 3096 x 140 0 3
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
NaD2 05/28/2023 - 20:39 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 362 2.6 6/12 3096 x 140 0 3
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
Mg3 (b1) 05/28/2023 - 21:19 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 421 2.0 6/9 3096 x 120 0 3
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Frames in stack ROI Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
CaH 05/28/2023 - 20:51 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 197 4.9 3/8 3096 x 100 142 3 (haze)
May 27, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
CaH 05/27/2023 - 23:38 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 267 3.6 142 2, poor with smoke
 

May 26, 2023

Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 05/26/2023 - 22:40 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 287 3.4 0 3
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H β 05/26/2023 - 17:34 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 373 2.1 0 3
May 24, 2023
Spectral Region Date &Time (UTC) Equipment Frame Rate (fps) Exposure (ms) Gain Setting Seeing (1 -5 )
H α 05/24/2023 - 19:34 SHGV2 - Neptune Camera; SV102 @714 mm fl 308 3.1 0 3
 
 
 
 
 
 

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