Contains:  Solar system body or event
Venus on January 8, 2020, 


            Chappel Astro

Venus on January 8, 2020

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"

Accessory: Celestron X-Cel LX 3x Barlow

Date: Jan. 8, 2020

Time: 01:24

CMI: 11.20

CMII: 284.50

Seeing: 3

Transparency: 10

Resolution: 300x300

Locations: Home, Cibolo, Texas, United States

Data source: Backyard


Improved conditions for imaging compared to December as Venus' elongation from the Sun increases. Tonight it is 80% illuminated and decreasing as it catches up with Earth.