Timmy Telescope Solar Astronomy Outreach

Additional Observing Materials

pictures of sunspots
Sunspots
  1. Features to look for in White Light pdf [photo credit: J. Stetson]
  2. Sunspot Detail jpg | more information
  3. Sunspot Size jpg | more information
  4. Sunspot Strengthening jpg | more information
back to top[left] Flaring up- how a solar storm can knock the lights out. [right] Power Grid failure in 1989
Effect of Geomagnetic storms on power grids
  1. Flaring Up | How a solar storm can knock the lights out pdf [Credit: The Wall Street Journal/NASA]
  2. Power Grid failure in 1989 pdf | more information
[left] What to look for on the sun Layers of the sun
The Sun's Activity
  1. What to look for on the sun pdf [photo credit: David Evans]
  2. Layers of the sun jpg
Parts of the sun for spanish speakers [courtesy of Marcy Malavasi & Abi Malavassi]:

 

magnetic sun card example   magnetic sun card example
Explore the Sun