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Venus and Mercury

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About this observation
Observer
Peter Tickner
Time of observation
12/02/2020 - 13:30
Object
Venus and Mercury
Observing location
Urban Berkshire
Equipment
ZWO ASI 174MM mono CMOS camera
2.5x PowerMate
14inch/356mm LX200 SCT
EQ8 Mount
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My observatory is blocked to the West by my own house so I can only image Venus and Mercury at their best in daylight when they are at their highest from my location.   Although seeing wasn't brilliant, I was pleased to capture infrared and RGB images of both planets.

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