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Saturn | 2019-07-17 5:40 | NIR

astrophotography imaging planet


Ethan Chappel

Saturn | 2019-07-17 5:40 | NIR

Like most nights this summer, it was slightly too windy for the CGEM DX/C14. Other than that, the conditions for imaging were great.


  • The North Tropical Zone almost blends in with the surrounding bands in near-infrared, but not in visible light.

Telescope: Celestron C8 EdgeHD
Camera: ZWO ASI290MM
Barlow: Astro-Physics Advanced Convertible Barlow
Filter: Baader 685nm


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