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Io transit of Jupiter 13 May 2017


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About this observation
David Swan
Time of observation
13/05/2017 - 22:24
Jupiter, Io
Observing location
Tynemouth, UK
Scope: 200mm SCT at f/10
Camera: ASI178MC
Software: AS!, Registax
Best 30% of 10k frames

21:24 UT, 22:24 BST

Excellent seeing before the clouds moved in from the south! Io is quite clear, perhaps four-fifths across the planetary disc.

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