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Crescent Venus

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About this observation
Observer
Chris Dole
Time of observation
17/11/2018 - 12:28
Object
Venus.
Observing location
Newbury. G.B.
Equipment
180mm Mak Cass @f20.
ASI290mm camera.
Baader 685nm pass filter.
EQ6pro mount.
Exposure
1ms.
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Now showing a 13.5% phase and 50" diameter, the planet can be seen shining brightly in the SE sky before dawn. Just 19° altitude when I captured this image. In fact I had to image the planet through the leaves of my neighbours Buddleia bush, which wasn't ideal really.

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