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Jupiter - 27th November 2010 - SEB Outbreak

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#1 dweller25

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Posted 01 December 2010 - 01:15 PM

Bit of a late post as I have had problems with my back since Sunday.

I did these drawings Saturday night, seeing was II at 1800UT but deteriorated to II/III by 1830UT.

Telescope used was a Skywatcher 10" F/4.7 Dobsonian at x240.

Jupiters altitude was around 32'

The outbreak has grown quite long now.

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#2 lunar

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Posted 01 December 2010 - 02:07 PM

Great Sketch! you caught a lot of detail in the NEB.

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Posted 02 December 2010 - 09:29 AM

Fine sketches. I hope your back is getting better now!

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Posted 02 December 2010 - 08:18 PM

Great drawings and fine observations to boot! We antipodeans are following developments in the Southern Hemisphere too! :bigshock:

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Posted 02 December 2010 - 10:29 PM

Very nice Jupiter sketch.Cloudy here thanks for the seb update.

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Posted 02 December 2010 - 11:14 PM

David,

Very nice sketches showing continued development in the SEB and much detail in the NEB. I see you've captured my old friend the NEB White Oval making that notch on the northern edge of NEB. :grin:

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Posted 03 December 2010 - 10:02 AM

David,

:waytogo:, on your nice sketches :).

CS,KLU,

:thanx:,

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Posted 04 December 2010 - 01:26 AM

David,

These sketches look very good. You are seeing yet more detail as we approach winter.
From the looks of the satellite images I dare say your country looks like Greenland during a tough winter.

Frank :)

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Posted 04 December 2010 - 03:20 AM

Dweller,

Excellent observations of Jupiter showing the SEB Revival. I hope to observe it soon myself. Thank you for sharing it with us all.

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Posted 04 December 2010 - 11:35 AM

Thanks to all for the kind responses.

Jef - my back is slowly getting better but I will not be doing any astronomy for a while :-(

Frank - we have had a lot of snow in the UK - unusual for this time of year.The good news is that the cold weather from the North East keeps the jetstream away so seeing improves :-))

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Posted 04 December 2010 - 04:10 PM

David,

great sketches with interesting details.
I hope to can use my in the meantime dusty scopes in the next times :crazy:
Here are cloudy nights and new snow is falling.

CS
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Posted 04 December 2010 - 04:31 PM

Christian - dust off one of your many scopes so you are ready for when the snow stops and the skies clear :-)






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