Contains:  Solar system body or event
Mars - 2016/08/20, 


            Chappel Astro

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C8 Edge HD

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI224MC

Mounts: Celestron Advanced VX

Software: Topaz Labs DeNoise  ·  FireCapture  ·  WinJUPOS  ·  Gimp 2  ·  RegiStax  ·  AutoStakkert!

Filters: ZWO IR/UV Cut Filter

Accessory: ZWO Atmospheric Dispersion Corrector  ·  Celestron X-Cel LX 3x Barlow

Date: Aug. 19, 2016

Time: 21:54

CMI: 113.70

Seeing: 3

Transparency: 7

Resolution: 300x300

Locations: Home, Cibolo, Texas, United States


I didn't think I would image on this night, but the skies provided a brief gap in the clouds to end my summer vacation. Mars has pulled away quite fast, but I hope to image it until the end of the year at the shortest. The hood of clouds over the north pole is prominent.