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Mars 28 Aug 2018 - Syrtis Major - 3 min capture

Technical card

Date:Aug. 28, 2018

Time: 10:32

Frames: 1500

FPS: 146.00000

Focal length: 6096

CMI: 296.90

Seeing: 4

Transparency: 9

Resolution: 967x870

Data source: Backyard


Good conditions again this evening.

Mars is receding fast now which is evident by noticeable decrease in size since mid August.

Classic Mars hemisphere with Syrtis Major and Hellas crossing the meridian.



Seb Lukas
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons


Mars 28 Aug 2018 - Syrtis Major - 3 min capture, 


            Seb Lukas