Sunspots: AR2192 in pictures

A gallery of images of sunspot AR2192

Published: June 17, 2019 at 8:46 am
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AR2192 was one of the biggest sunspots of Solar Cycle 24, which started in 2008, and the largest sunspot group since 1990.

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See below for our gallery of images of sunspot AR2192 captured by BBC Sky at Night Magazine readers and solar astrophotographers.

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If you'd like to observe and photograph these features on the surface of the Sun yourself, read our guide on how to observe sunspots.

Images of sunspot AR2192

Authors

Iain Todd, BBC Sky at Night Magazine
Iain ToddScience journalist

Iain Todd is BBC Sky at Night Magazine's Staff Writer. He fell in love with the night sky when he caught his first glimpse of Orion, aged 10.

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