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Saturn in excellent seeing


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About this observation
David Swan
Time of observation
18/06/2017 - 00:38
Observing location
Tynemouth, UK
Scope: 200mm SCT at f/10
Camera: ASI178MC
Software: FireCapture, AS!3 and Registax
Best 33% of 10k frames over 180s

I noticed  - visually - the seeing was excellent, so I carried out a precise collimation of my SCT and then took several image sets. Really pleased! This planet is so beautiful. Quite a few people stopped by at my observing spot, even though it was late, and they were without exception amazed.

17/06/2017 23:38 UT, 18/06/2017 00:38 BST

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