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Pluto while it was still a planet - July 2006

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#1 Doug Neal

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Posted 19 August 2013 - 06:47 PM

From my archives 2006... I saw Mike Phillips' pluto image and it reminded me of the 2-frame animation I took of Pluto about a month before it was no longer a planet. The images were taken with a Meade 8" LX90 and a Canon XT DSLR. One image was taken on July 11th and the other taken on the 13th in order to see the apparant movement. I found pluto in the wide field images and then cropped.


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