Sunday 22 June 2014

Killarney Provincial Park, Ontario Canada

Astronomy Program II. Daytime Sunny!

Our daytime programme helps our night time observing - when might we expect Northern Lights?
We will use our solar telescopes and filters to help us. You can use the Internet.
First - here comes the sun:
Also for flares etc:
Second - Then hours to days later, at the earth:

Now let us put it to scale.
The diameter of the sun is 1% of its distance to earth.
Try the following for size and humility:

 Write me if you want more - on this or other topics. I will add our night programme soon.

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