Newest solar telescope produces first images. The National Science Foundation's Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope has released its first images. They reveal unprecedented detail of the sun's surface and preview the world-class products to come from this preeminent 4-meter solar telescope. Source 7o.
Yes, because the visible layer of the sun is comprised of penumbral filaments, which creates a rocky and uneven appearance.
It looks like golden nuggets all lumped together. Its amazing to think about the awesome power and heat the sun generates.