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Observation by Chris Dole: Venus Cusp Extensions.

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Chris Dole

Observer

Chris Dole

Observed

2020 May 26 - 17:44

Uploaded

2020 May 26 - 20:40

Objects

Venus

Equipment
  • 180mm Mak Cass @f15.
  • ASI290mm camera.
  • ZWO ADC.
  • Baader 685nm pass.
  • EQ6 Pro mount.
Exposure

0.5ms.

Location

Newbury. G.B.

Target name

Venus.

Title

Venus Cusp Extensions.

About this image

Certainly not the most attractive image as a degree of overexposure is required to image the faint cusp extensions. I was also battling with thin cloud and very poor seeing. The latter is generally the case though at just 12.5°E  from the Sun.

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