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Mars at Opposition with Olympus Mons, 



    
        

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Mars at Opposition with Olympus Mons

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher 200PDS 8 inch newtonian

Mounts: Skywatcher EQ5 GoTo e15 mount


Focal length: 3000


Resolution: 924x944

Data source: Backyard

Description

Mars during Opposition in 2020. Olympus Mons can be seen in northern hemisphere and on the right side of the planet. south polar ice cap can also still be seen, despite it diminishing somewhat during the Martian southern hemisphere's summer

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Mars at Opposition with Olympus Mons, 



    
        

            jon nicholls