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First Jupiter of the current apparition!


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Paul G. Abel
Time of observation
22/06/2020 - 23:54
Observing location
Leicester UK
203mm Newtonian reflector
x111 and x167
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An observation of Jupiter made yesterday.  I was rather surprised at how good the the seeing conditions were given the very low altitude of the planet- it just shows that it is worth observing even when planets are low down as you never know when a period of good seeing may arrive!  Some striking details in evidence in the atmosphere of Jupiter ...

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