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Clouds of Venus 8th April

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Observer
Peter Tickner
Time of observation
08/04/2020 - 19:12
Object
Venus
Observing location
Urban Berkshire
Equipment
ZWO ASI 174MM mono CMOS camera
14inch LX200 SCT at f/10
EQ8 mount
Exposure
Baader Venus U fllter used
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Whenever possible I've been trying for the clouds of Venus, as it is the first time in many years that it has been well enough placed for me to be able to image it in the late afternoon before sunset from my observatory.  This is my latest image from 8th February and is a composite of the best of some 50,000 images taken over a half hour period using a Baader Venus U filter and my telescope at its native f/10.

Peter

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