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Observation by Andrew Paterson: Moon, Mars and Orion

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Andrew Paterson

Observer

Andrew Paterson

Observed

2021 Mar 19 - 19:15

Uploaded

2021 Mar 20 - 14:23

Objects

The Moon
Mars
Aldebaran
M45
Rigel
Betelgeuse

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Constellation

Orion

Field centre

RA: 04h46m
Dec: +07°25'
Position angle: +28°32'

Field size

46° × 45°

Equipment
  • Canon G7X
Exposure

2s F1.8 ISO400

Location

Hill Head , Hampshire

Target name

Moon, Mars and Orion

Title

Moon, Mars and Orion

About this image

A twilight view of the (overexposed) crescent Moon lying between Mars and Aldebaran, with Orion towards the left of the image, coming towards the end of its period of visibility.

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