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#1 dweller25

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Posted 22 April 2009 - 12:20 PM

This drawing was done between 2130 and 2145 BST with a Celestron C9.25 SCT at x340. Seeing was better than normal. For brief moments I got a hint of a division in the South Equatorial belt but didn't draw it as it was too fleeting. Cassini division was easily seen as the rings are tilting open a little more now.

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#2 Jeff Young

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Posted 22 April 2009 - 03:29 PM

Nice sketch!

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Posted 22 April 2009 - 05:16 PM

dweller25,

Excellent sketch of Saturn, you have captured the view very well. :cool:

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Posted 22 April 2009 - 08:37 PM

Very nice sketch of the ring planet lots of detail.

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Posted 23 April 2009 - 11:00 AM

An excellent observation of Saturn showing some detail. The ringed planet is always exciting to observe. Thank you for sharing it with us all.

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#6 dweller25

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Posted 23 April 2009 - 01:14 PM

Thanks for all the kind responses.






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