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#1 nytecam

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Posted 08 December 2012 - 06:22 PM

Pic from this evening from indoors through open patio doors of minor planets Ceres and Vesta in Taurus plus Jupiter above via Canon 1100d DSLR standard zoom lens - both asteroids should be easy in binos :grin:

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Posted 08 December 2012 - 06:57 PM

Nice one, Maurice! :cool: Cloudy here. :(

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Posted 09 December 2012 - 03:10 PM

Thanks Michael - tonight's shot below shows the asteroids' movement west [right] :grin:

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Posted 10 December 2012 - 09:01 AM

Cool, thanks for the views.

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Posted 10 December 2012 - 05:56 PM

Cool, thanks for the views.Rich (RLTYS)

Thanks Rich - tonight's pic :grin:

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Posted 11 December 2012 - 08:55 AM

full size crop from above image - stars to mag 9.5-10 recorded in 10s exposure :grin:

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Posted 11 December 2012 - 11:16 PM

Very nice....will be working on that tonight myself if my "mostly clear" skies get around to reading the weather report :)






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