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Io and Ganymede Transits on Wednesday Morning

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#1 Dave Mitsky

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Posted 25 June 2019 - 11:19 PM

The following Galilean satellite events take place on Wednesday morning, according to the S & T online calculator.

 

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

05:52 UT, Io begins transit of Jupiter.
06:14 UT, Io's shadow begins to cross Jupiter.
08:02 UT, Io ends transit of Jupiter.
08:26 UT, Io's shadow leaves Jupiter's disk.
09:58 UT, Ganymede begins transit of Jupiter.
11:26 UT, Ganymede's shadow begins to cross Jupiter.
12:18 UT, Ganymede ends transit of Jupiter.
13:56 UT, Ganymede's shadow leaves Jupiter's disk

 

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Posted 26 June 2019 - 08:59 AM

I totally stumbled on that Io transit this morning.  I'm like, "What the heck is that speck on Jupiter?  Is there something on my eyepiece lens?" lol.gif

 

I figured it out.




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