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Mercury in infrared, May 19th

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Observer
Chris Hooker
Time of observation
19/05/2018 - 08:15
Object
Mercury
Observing location
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Equipment
Orion Optics 254 mm Newtonian
TeleVue 3x Barlow lens
Baader 685nm filter
ZWO ASI120MM-S camera
Exposure
1.2 ms
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Mercury imaged under average conditions but with plenty of time to capture a lot of data. The verification images match one another well, confirming the features seen in the combined image, which agree well with the Messenger reference images.

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