Sunspots - 10.05.03 at 4:46PM

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Sunspots are actually cooler spots on the sun. They are about 6800 Degrees Farenheit. They are cooler becasue a magnetic field has
built up around them forbidding any hotter plasma from extruding up from the surface.
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