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Best Mars 2018, 


            Damien Cannane

Best Mars 2018

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron Nexstar Evolution 8

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI224MC

Mounts: Celestron Evolution

Software: FireCapture  ·  Emil Kraaikamp AutoStackert! 3  ·  Photoshop CC  ·  Astra Image

Filters: Baader Red 610nm Long-Pass

Accessory: ZWO ADC  ·  Explore Scientific 2x Focal Extender

Date: Sept. 4, 2018

Time: 22:33

Focal length: 4200

Seeing: 3

Transparency: 8

Resolution: 600x600

Locations: My Back Yard, Copley, OH, United States

Data source: Backyard


Definitely my best Mars image so far as the planet is only 23 degrees above my horizon this apparition. 2020 will be much friendlier, butI'm really happy with this for now.

Steady skies!