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Io transit of Jupiter


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About this observation
David Swan
Time of observation
27/04/2017 - 23:49
Jupiter, Io, Europa
Observing location
Tynemouth, UK
Scope: 200mm SCT at f/10
Camera: ASI178MC
Software: AS!, Registax

22:49 UT, 23:49 BST. Io is midway through a transit of Jupiter. Io's shadow is obvious here; unfortunately the moon itself is not really contrasting with the planet disc. The moon visible to the west is Europa.

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