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Roman God of War - 9 January 2023

Discussion in 'Astrophotography and Imaging' started by Ed D, Jan 10, 2023.

Roman God of War - 9 January 2023

Started by Ed D on Jan 10, 2023 at 9:49 AM

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  1. Ed D

    Ed D Well-Known Member

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    Finally got a good image of Mars for this apparition:

    2023 01-09 Mars.jpg
    Mars - 09 January 2023

    LOCATION:
    Miami, Florida 25.61N 80.42W (Bortle 9 White Zone)
    Date - 2023 01-09
    Time - 9:45pm EST
    Moon - Starting to rise, away from planet
    Sky Conditions - Almost as good as it gets here

    EQUIPMENT:
    Telescope/Lens - 6" Mak
    Baader prism diagonal
    Imaging Camera - ASI290MC
    Mount - Celestron CG-4 with 9V RA motor drive
    Filters - Baader Neodymium
    Accessories - Light Shield

    PROCESSING:
    AutoStakkert 2, GIMP, Photo Studio

    NOTES:
    Conditions have been consistently worse compared to past years
    Image made from best of four captures
    Captures taken near zenith
    Mars at approximately 13.5" apparent diameter
     
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    Nebula Well-Known Member

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    :eek:

    It's impressive :) shaa wow!
     
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    Bravo, Ed! That's a right crackin' image there! I think it's one of your best Mars shots :D:D
     
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    Ed D Well-Known Member

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    Thanks guys.
     

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