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Observer
Martin Ratcliffe
Time of observation
09/07/2018 - 03:12
Object
Mars
Observing location
Boyden Observatory, Bloemfontein, South Africa
Equipment
13" Boyden Clark refractor
ASI 178 MM + filter wheel
Exposure
Fast frame capture
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During the Martian global dust storm of 2018 I had a week at Boyden Observatory using the classic Clark 13"refractor and a video camera - the first time a video camera had been attached to that scope. Pulling out details was difficult - very subtle features visible through the dust.

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