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Mars: Dust Storm over Tyrrhenum, 


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Mars: Dust Storm over Tyrrhenum

Acquisition type: Lucky imaging

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C14 EdgeHD

Imaging cameras: ASI290MM

Mounts: CGEM DX

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight  ·  Topaz Labs DeNoise  ·  FireCapture  ·  WinJUPOS  ·  Photoshop  ·  AutoStakkert!

Filters: Chroma 27mm Blue Filter  ·  Chroma 27mm Red Filter  ·  Chroma 27mm Green Filter  ·  Baader 685nm IR-Pass-Filter  ·  ZWO CH4

Accessory: Astro-Physics Advanced Convertible Barlow

Date:July 6, 2020

Time: 11:09

CMI: 182.20

Resolution: 500x500

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.



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Mars: Dust Storm over Tyrrhenum, 


            Chappel Astro