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#1 rerun

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Posted 21 April 2010 - 12:05 PM

Hallo,

on Sunday I had a good sky here at my place and I observed Saturn and saw five moons,that was great.I think for me it was the first time to see five moons of Saturn .Thetys, Rhea and Dione were difficult to see all three at the same time,it take some time for me .Iapetus was easy.

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#2 Jef De Wit

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Posted 21 April 2010 - 12:23 PM

Markus
Fine sketch. It's strange, you see Saturn as brown. To me it looks very yellow.

#3 rerun

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Posted 22 April 2010 - 12:49 PM

Hallo Jef,

thank you,original in my sketch the colour was light orange,but now I looks like brown.

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#4 CarlosEH

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Posted 23 April 2010 - 02:46 AM

Markus,

An excellent observation of Saturn and some of it's satellites. It must have been a fine view through your refractor. Thank you for sharing it with us all.

Carlos

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Posted 23 April 2010 - 07:34 AM

Hallo Carlos,

thank you and nice to hear from you again.The view that night at Saturn was great.

CS

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#6 frank5817

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Posted 23 April 2010 - 10:24 AM

Markus,

I consider myself lucky when I come up with these 5 moon and Saturn. Well done - nice sketch. :waytogo:

Frank :)






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