Contains:  Solar system body or event
Mars: Dust Storm over Tyrrhenum, 


            Ethan Chappel

Mars: Dust Storm over Tyrrhenum

Acquisition type: Lucky imaging

Acquisition details

Date: July 6, 2020

Time: 11:09

CMI: 182.20

Resolution: 500x500

File size: 70.2 KB

Locations: Home, Cibolo, Texas, United States

Data source: Backyard


After waiting out some clouds that prevented imaging Saturn and Neptune, I managed to capture Mars with some difficulty on July 6, 2020. There is a regional dust storm extending over Tyrrhenum while the rest of the planet looks hazy.