Jupiter | January 16, 2016

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Here is my best shot of Jupiter to date. This was taken in Tampa, FL. You can just make out Ganymede to the left of Jupiter. I should have done a separate, brighter exposure to make Ganymede more visible and then stitch the two exposures together.

Acquisition Details

  • Imaging telescope or lens: Celestron C5
  • Imaging camera: ZWI ASI120MC-S
  • Mount: Celestron CG-3 German Equatorial Mount
  • Guiding telescope or lens: Celestron C5
  • Software: oaCapture,  GIMP,  Autostakkert!2
  • Accessory: Celestron 2x barlow
  • Acquisition Time: 02:00
  • FPS: 30
  • Total Frames Used: 900

Atmosphere

  • Clouds: 0/5
  • Seeing: 3/5
  • Transparency: 2/5
  • Temperature: ?
  • Humidity: ?
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