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Mars 14th and 15th September

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Observer
Peter Tickner
Time of observation
14/09/2020 - 00:59
Object
Mars
Observing location
Urban Berkshire
Equipment
ZWO ASI462MC colour CMOS camera
2.5x PowerMate and 2x Barlow
ADC
14inch f/10 LX200 ACF
EQ8 mount
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Mars from the early hours of two successive good nights' seeing for planetary. The equipment combination I used on the second night has produced slightly more detail in the image and it now looks as if the South polar ice cap has broken into three regions divided by two darker lines.

Peter

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