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#1 Heidescoper

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Posted 30 October 2012 - 01:24 PM

hi all,
bad seeing as every night :thumbsdown: in this season.
But I want see the BA / GRS junior the first time after konjunktion.
The shadow from Europa hang near beside the BA.

28.10.2012 , 21:20 UT
252/1502mm Dobson, V 200x with new Kasai aplanat & yellowfilter
I 294° II 169°
Later I measured the GRS transit in ZM at 183°.

Bye Christian

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#2 cildarith

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Posted 30 October 2012 - 03:12 PM

Excellent sketch of Jupiter, Christian. In spite of the seeing you've captured a lot of detail.

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Posted 30 October 2012 - 03:50 PM

Christian,

Very good sketch of Jupiter :).

CS,KLU,

:thanx:,

Tom

#4 Heidescoper

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Posted 01 November 2012 - 02:18 AM

hi all,

Tom & Eric:
many thanks.
I hope for better seeing the next days/weeks ...

Bye Christian

#5 Rutilus

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Posted 01 November 2012 - 04:07 PM

Nice Jupiter sketch.

#6 frank5817

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Posted 01 November 2012 - 09:24 PM

Christian,

This looks like a fine sketch to me. I have yet to get a look this good.

Frank :)

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Posted 03 November 2012 - 06:57 AM

Christian,

Nice work--you caught the shadow transit at a perfect place.

I like to use a yellow filter on Jupiter, too--the W#11 yellow-green one.






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