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3.6% illuminated Venus

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About this observation
Observer
Steve Knight
Time of observation
24/05/2020 - 17:36
Object
Venus
Observing location
Banbury
Equipment
Skywatcher 300mm f5 Newtonian
ASI224MC Camera
Astronomik 807nm longpass filter
Watch House EQ platform
Exposure
0.298ms, gain 21%, 4000 frames stacked
Tags

Somewhat challenging pointing a 12in Dob with a very free azimuth 15 degree from the sun.  Had to abandon observations for a while when the wind picked up.

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