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Jupiter, October 13th, 20:30

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#1 Uwe Pilz

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Posted 13 October 2010 - 04:07 PM

Dear observers,

today I had the chance to sketch Jupiter again. I used my 6 inch Maksutav @180x and 144x. The image is mirror-reversed.

To northern region of the planet looked blueish, but the southern part brownly. The NEB was neutral grey.

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#2 CarlosEH

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Posted 13 October 2010 - 05:13 PM

Uwe,

An excellent observation of Jupiter. You have captured detail over the North Equatorial Belt (NEB). Thank you for sharing it with us all.

Carlos

#3 Tommy5

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Posted 13 October 2010 - 07:04 PM

Very nice sketch of the king.

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Posted 13 October 2010 - 08:05 PM

Nice job on the NEB. Thanks.

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Posted 13 October 2010 - 11:23 PM

Uwe,

Very well done. Jupiter is putting on a fine show when the seeing cooperates. It is nice to see your take on the big orb.

Frank :)

#6 Sol Robbins

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Posted 14 October 2010 - 08:25 AM

Great sketch Uwe.........


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