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Observation by Richard McKim: A trio of Jupiter

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Richard McKim

Observer

Richard McKim

Observed

2018 Jun 11 - 23:00

Uploaded

2018 Jun 15 - 16:58

Objects

Jupiter

Equipment
  • 41 cm Dall Kirkham Cassegrain
  • x265 x410
  • no filter
  • visual drawings
  • south up
Location

Upper Benefield, Northants.

Target name

Jupiter

Title

A trio of Jupiter

About this image

Three of my best drawings of the 2018 opposition. The Red Spot is very dark and orange-red, and on two dates a dark central bar was seen. The EZ is slightly yellow, particularly in the south, while the twin equatorial bands within that zone are rather orange in tone, as is the NTB. Much activity is seen within the NEB and SEB.

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