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All observing logs for month 2008-10 (earliest log first).

2008-10-01


Location: Billingborough (South Lincolnshire, UK)
From: 2008-10-01 13:10 UT
To: 2008-10-01 13:15 UT
Equipment: Solarscope
Temperature: 12.6C ...
Dew Point: 8.2C ...
Humidity: 75% ...
Wind Speed: 7.0mph ...
Wind Dir: North West ...
Pressure: 993.8hPa ...
Notes:

Mostly cloudy day. During a clear spell I took the Solarscope out to do a quick sunspot count.

Sun

From: 2008-10-01 13:10 UT
To: 2008-10-01 13:15 UT

No spots or other marks visible on the Sun.


2008-10-02


Location: Billingborough (South Lincolnshire, UK)
From: 2008-10-02 14:15 UT
To: 2008-10-02 14:20 UT
Equipment: Solarscope
Temperature: 12.5C ...
Dew Point: 5.8C ...
Humidity: 64% ...
Wind Speed: 4.6mph ...
Wind Dir: West ...
Pressure: 998.9hPa ...
Notes:

Mostly cloudy day. During a clear spell I took the Solarscope out to do a quick sunspot count.

Sun

From: 2008-10-02 14:15 UT
To: 2008-10-02 14:20 UT

No spots or other marks visible on the Sun.


2008-10-03


Location: Billingborough (South Lincolnshire, UK)
From: 2008-10-03 15:25 UT
To: 2008-10-03 15:30 UT
Equipment: Solarscope
Temperature: 10.4C ...
Dew Point: 3.4C ...
Humidity: 62% ...
Wind Speed: 9.2mph ...
Wind Dir: West ...
Pressure: 1011.3hPa ...
Notes:

Mostly cloudy day. During a clear spell I took the Solarscope out to do a quick sunspot count.

Sun

From: 2008-10-03 15:25 UT
To: 2008-10-03 15:30 UT

No spots or other marks visible on the Sun.


2008-10-08


Location: Billingborough (South Lincolnshire, UK)
From: 2008-10-08 15:35 UT
To: 2008-10-08 15:40 UT
Equipment: Solarscope
Temperature: 15.4C ...
Dew Point: 8.6C ...
Humidity: 64% ...
Wind Speed: Calm ...
Pressure: 1017.8hPa ...
Notes:

Partly cloudy day. During a clear spell I took the Solarscope out to do a quick sunspot count.

Sun

From: 2008-10-08 15:35 UT
To: 2008-10-08 15:40 UT

No spots or other marks visible on the Sun.


2008-10-10


Location: Billingborough (South Lincolnshire, UK)
From: 2008-10-10 15:00 UT
To: 2008-10-10 15:05 UT
Equipment: Solarscope
Temperature: 18.2C ...
Dew Point: 8.6C ...
Humidity: 54% ...
Wind Speed: 4.6mph ...
Wind Dir: South ...
Pressure: 1021.1hPa ...
Notes:

Mostly clear day. Also rather hazy. Took the Solarscope out to do a quick sunspot count.

Sun

From: 2008-10-10 15:00 UT
To: 2008-10-10 15:05 UT

No spots or other marks visible on the Sun.


2008-10-12


Location: Billingborough (South Lincolnshire, UK)
From: 2008-10-12 13:45 UT
To: 2008-10-12 13:50 UT
Equipment: Solarscope
Temperature: 19.9C ...
Dew Point: 14.0C ...
Humidity: 69% ...
Wind Speed: Calm ...
Pressure: 1018.6hPa ...
Notes:

Very clear day Took the Solarscope out to do a quick sunspot count.

Sun

From: 2008-10-12 13:45 UT
To: 2008-10-12 13:50 UT

For the first time since 2008-03-31 I could see sunspots on the Sun. New active area 1005 was visible with two small spots. One was dark and immediately obvious in the Solarscope where the other one appeared rather faint and wasn't easy to spot at first.


2008-10-13


Location: Billingborough (South Lincolnshire, UK)
From: 2008-10-13 13:25 UT
To: 2008-10-13 13:30 UT
Equipment: Solarscope
Temperature: 16.3C ...
Dew Point: 12.0C ...
Humidity: 76% ...
Wind Speed: Calm ...
Pressure: 1011.9hPa ...
Notes:

Mostly cloudy day. During a clear spell I took the Solarscope out to do a quick sunspot count.

Sun

From: 2008-10-13 13:25 UT
To: 2008-10-13 13:30 UT

Active area 1005 was still visible today. However, unlike yesterday I could only see 1 sunspot. The darker spot from yesterday could still be seen but the fainter one wasn't visible in my equipment.


2008-10-16


Location: Billingborough (South Lincolnshire, UK)
From: 2008-10-16 12:15 UT
To: 2008-10-16 12:20 UT
Equipment: Solarscope
Temperature: 13.4C ...
Dew Point: 7.3C ...
Humidity: 67% ...
Wind Speed: 3.1mph ...
Wind Dir: West North West ...
Pressure: 1010.2hPa ...
Notes:

Partly cloudy day. During a clear spell I took the Solarscope out to do a quick sunspot count.

Sun

From: 2008-10-16 12:15 UT
To: 2008-10-16 12:20 UT

No spots or other marks visible on the Sun.


2008-10-17


Location: Billingborough (South Lincolnshire, UK)
From: 2008-10-17 13:40 UT
To: 2008-10-17 13:45 UT
Equipment: Solarscope
Temperature: 13.5C ...
Dew Point: 7.2C ...
Humidity: 67% ...
Wind Speed: Calm ...
Pressure: 1016.0hPa ...
Notes:

Very clear day. Took the Solarscope out to do a quick sunspot count.

Sun

From: 2008-10-17 13:40 UT
To: 2008-10-17 13:45 UT

No spots or other marks visible on the Sun.


2008-10-21


Location: Billingborough (South Lincolnshire, UK)
From: 2008-10-21 14:55 UT
To: 2008-10-21 15:00 UT
Equipment: Solarscope
Temperature: 11.6C ...
Dew Point: 3.5C ...
Humidity: 58% ...
Wind Speed: Calm ...
Pressure: 1007.9hPa ...
Notes:

Very clear day. Took the Solarscope out to do a quick sunspot count.

Sun

From: 2008-10-21 14:55 UT
To: 2008-10-21 15:00 UT

No spots or other marks visible on the Sun.


2008-10-24


Location: Billingborough (South Lincolnshire, UK)
From: 2008-10-24 15:00 UT
To: 2008-10-24 15:05 UT
Equipment: Solarscope
Temperature: 12.2C ...
Dew Point: 4.9C ...
Humidity: 61% ...
Wind Speed: 0.4mph ...
Wind Dir: West North West ...
Pressure: 1019.5hPa ...
Notes:

Very clear day. Took the Solarscope out to do a quick sunspot count.

Sun

From: 2008-10-24 15:00 UT
To: 2008-10-24 15:05 UT

No spots or other marks visible on the Sun.


2008-10-31


Location: Billingborough (South Lincolnshire, UK)
From: 2008-10-31 15:05 UT
To: 2008-10-31 15:10 UT
Equipment: Solarscope
Temperature: 6.9C ...
Dew Point: 3.5C ...
Humidity: 79% ...
Wind Speed: Calm ...
Pressure: 1005.7hPa ...
Notes:

Very clear day. Took the Solarscope out to do a quick sunspot count.

Sun

From: 2008-10-31 15:05 UT
To: 2008-10-31 15:10 UT

No spots or other marks visible on the Sun.


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