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Saturn #2 - 2019/08/08 21:53 UTC - NIR 642 BP, 


            Falk Schiel

Saturn #2 - 2019/08/08 21:53 UTC - NIR 642 BP

Acquisition type: Lucky imaging

Technical card

Resolution: 480x360

Date:Aug. 8, 2019

Time: 23:53

Frames: 5000

FPS: 100.00000

Focal length: 1875

Locations: Backyard, Nuremberg, Germany

Data source: Backyard


First try with Barlow lens and a band-pass filter for wavelengths between 642 nm and 842 nm.
Seeing was lousy.
I guess my equipment has reached its limit and an altitude about 18° is no real fun. :)

Focal ratio: 12.5
Altitude: 17.6°
Visual magnitude: 0.2 mag
Phase: 99.9% - Phase Angle: 2.97°
Diameter: 18.06"
Distance from earth: 1.37 billion kilometers



Falk Schiel
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons


Saturn #2 - 2019/08/08 21:53 UTC - NIR 642 BP, 


            Falk Schiel