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Mars 2016

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Observer
Alexei Pace
Time of observation
13/03/2016 - 04:57
Object
Mars
Observing location
Malta
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The first Mars image we have received for this opposition. The planet still presents a small size at around 10" and is at a low altitude at Alex's location.  Seeing was reported as poor (soon after a storm).
White orographic clouds can be seen in the region around Olympus Mons as well as the region of Mare Sirenum/Mare Cimmerium.
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