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Mars 1971 through 9.5 inch telescope

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Observer
Peter Anderson
Time of observation
13/10/2018 - 15:00
Object
Mars
Observing location
Brisbane, Australia
Equipment
9.5 inch telescope X288 through eyepiece
Exposure
Kodak Tri-X film (exposure unknown.)
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Simple 'happy snap' through the eyepiece at X288. (Provided just to show that the 9.5" actually works!)

Opposition was August 10th, 1971. Mars reached 24.91" diameter on 12th August. This image would have been taken close to opposition.

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