Contains:  Solar system body or event
Mars 24 Apr 2018 18:06 UTC  - North up, 


            Seb Lukas

Mars 24 Apr 2018 18:06 UTC - North up

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade LX 200 12" ACF

Imaging cameras: Image Source IS DFK 21AU618

Mounts: Meade LX200 Fork Mount

Software: AutoStakkert 2.6.8  ·  WinJupos  ·  PhotoShop CS6  ·  REGISTAX 6  ·  ACDSee 10 Ultimate  ·  AstraImage

Accessory: Meade 2x Barlow  ·  2x Barlow

Date:April 24, 2018

Time: 18:06

Frames: 6600

FPS: 30.00000

Focal length: 12192

CMI: 123.80

Seeing: 4

Transparency: 8

Resolution: 967x870

Locations: Gungahlin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

Data source: Backyard


10 arc second Mars from Anzac Day morning.
Derotated composite of six stacks or 18 minutes total recording time, North on top.
Mount Olympus and Tharsis Ridge are visible, the latter highlighted by orographic clouds over its peaks. Dunes north of South Polar Cap (in Terra Sirenum) are also detectable.



Seb Lukas
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons


Mars 24 Apr 2018 18:06 UTC  - North up, 


            Seb Lukas