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First catch of cloud features on Venus, 


            Chappel Astro

First catch of cloud features on Venus

Acquisition type: Lucky imaging

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C8 Edge HD

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI174MM

Mounts: Celestron Advanced VX

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight  ·  FireCapture  ·  WinJUPOS  ·  Photoshop  ·  AutoStakkert!

Filters: ZWO Red 1.25"  ·  ZWO Blue 1.25"  ·  ZWO Green 1.25"  ·  ZWO IR 850nm Pass Filter

Accessory: Celestron X-Cel LX 3x Barlow

Date: Jan. 27, 2020

Time: 00:55

CMI: 62.20

CMII: 134.40

Seeing: 4

Transparency: 10

Resolution: 642x377

Locations: Home, Cibolo, Texas, United States

Data source: Backyard


Much improved session compared to the previous one two nights earlier. The temperature was surprisingly comfortable for this part of winter.

For the first time, I can see cloud details in one of my Venus images!