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#80A Blue and #38A Dark Blue filters best for viewing Jupiter!

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#1 OpticalStructures

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Posted 14 June 2019 - 12:09 PM

The Blue (#80A) and Dark Blue (#38A) are the best color filters to use for viewing Jupiter. Don't miss out on seeing the details of the largest planet of our solor system this June!

https://farpointastr...?s=lumicon blue

 

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#2 Jim Waters

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Posted 14 June 2019 - 12:26 PM

These are the filters I use.


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Posted 14 June 2019 - 12:41 PM

I've heard the Baader Moon and Skyglow filter works very well on Jupiter.



#4 Richard Whalen

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Posted 17 June 2019 - 04:45 PM

I have been using light, medium and dark blue filters for years in my D&G refractors on Jupiter, out performs other filters in these achromats.


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Posted 20 June 2019 - 10:52 AM

A question about using the filters, are you using a darker filter for a "larger" scope because of the increased brightness of the planets due to light gathering, I notice lumicon on their filter sets mentions light medium and dark ...




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