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Jupiter - 10.8.2022 at 03.30 - 10.8.2022 at 03.45 Kaarina Observation number 108286

Visibility III / V

Antti Taskinen, Joensuun Seulaset

The season of photographing the planets has started with the gas giants. It was nice to watch Jupiter's red spot roll into view despite the poor viewing. In the IR image (1st image) details were visible a little more in the traditional way.

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  • Observation target
    • Jupiter
  • Seeing
    • Mediocre
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Celestron C8 (loan tube). Black and white photo: Baader 685 nm IR-pass filter, ZWO ASI290MM. Color image: ZWO ADC dispersion corrector, Baader UV/IR-cut filter, ZWO ASI224MC.

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