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Craters Plinius and Dawes


Craters Plinius and Dawes

Sketching and Materials:

For this sketch I used: black Strathmore 400 Artagain paper 9”x12”, white and black Conte’
pastel pencils and a soft blending stump.
Telescope: 10 inch f/ 5.7 Dobsonian and 6 mm eyepiece (241x) riding on an eq. platform
Date: 09-12-2021, 02:05-03:20 UT
Temperature: 32°C (90°F)
Mostly clear, calm
Seeing: Antoniadi II
Colongitude 333.1°
Lunation 4.77 days
Illumination 27.2%
Frank :)






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