Culgoora Solar Observatory H-Alpha images are used for flare patrol of the solar chromosphere.
Please Note: This instrument was damaged in a lightning strike in January 2012, affecting tracking and general image quality.
See the Solar Help page for more information.
Estimated day-night location at Culgoora Solar Observatory:
The current Solar X-Ray Flux from GOES satellite (US Space Weather Prediction Center) is as follows.
Culgoora Solar Observatory
Culgoora Solar Observatory is located at 30.28 South, 149.58 East, near the township of Narrabri in NSW.
Weather conditions at Culgoora:
The observatory status (weekdays only, when staffed) is as follows.
(last updated 16 May 2013 23:55 UT)
Culgoora Observatory Morning Operational Status Issued on 16/05/13 at 22UT (17/05/13 08LT) Optical Status Seeing: Fair Halpha: Operative - limited tracking White light: Operative Radio Status Spectrograph: Operative - B-band not tracking Comment: Expect clear skies