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Saturn | 2019-08-22 3:14 | NIR, 


            Chappel Astro

Saturn | 2019-08-22 3:14 | NIR

Acquisition type: Lucky imaging

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C8 Edge HD

Imaging cameras: ASI290MM

Mounts: Celestron Advanced VX

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

Filters: Baader 685nm IR-Pass-Filter

Accessory: Astro-Physics Advanced Convertible Barlow

Date: Aug. 22, 2019

Time: 03:14

CMI: 141.00

CMII: 184.20

CMIII: 107.40

Seeing: 5

Transparency: 9

Resolution: 489x270

Locations: Home, Cibolo, Texas, United States

Data source: Backyard


An excellent night for imaging Saturn again with the C8.

The north polar hexagon is resolved. The dark core is surrounded by a bright ring.
The North North Temperate Belt is dark.
The North Equatorial Belt is split by a thin band.