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Mars on January 23, 2021, 



    
        

            Chappel Astro

Mars on January 23, 2021

Acquisition type: Lucky imaging

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C8 Edge HD

Imaging cameras: ASI290MM

Mounts: Celestron Advanced VX

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight  ·  FireCapture  ·  WinJUPOS  ·  Photoshop  ·  AutoStakkert!

Filters: Chroma 27mm Blue Filter  ·  Chroma 27mm Red Filter  ·  Chroma 27mm Green Filter

Accessory: Astro-Physics Advanced Convertible Barlow


Date:Jan. 23, 2021

Time: 03:20

CMI: 0.80


Resolution: 500x500

Locations: Home, Cibolo, Texas, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

I was expecting partly cloudy skies, but it cleared for a couple hours so I took out the C8 to get a quick shot of Mars.

Notes:
Syrtis Major and Hellas Basin is setting
Sinus Sabaeus and Meridiani are near the central meridian.
A band of orographic clouds has stretched around the planet in the southern hemisphere.

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Ethan
Chappel Astro
License: Attribution Creative Commons
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Mars on January 23, 2021, 



    
        

            Chappel Astro