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The Solar System - 2019

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About this observation
Observer
Martin Lewis
Time of observation
10/01/2020 - 23:46
Object
Planets
Observing location
St Albans, UK
Equipment
444mm Dobsonian/222mm Dobsonian
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For the 4th year running Martin has been able to image all the planets (except Earth - no spacecraft available) from his back garden in St.Albans, UK, during the year.

All were imaged using a 444mm Dobsonian, except for Mercury and Venus, for which he used a 222mm Dobsonian.

Imaging dates were;

  • Mercury 25/8 IR
  • Venus 20/4 IR
  • Mars 20/1 RGB
  • Jupiter 3/7 RGB
  • Saturn 19/9 L(IR)RGB
  • Uranus 3/12 (IR) colourised for aesthetic reasons
  • Neptune 29/12 (IR) colourised for aesthetic reasons
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