Jupiter - Red spot and moon shadow

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bwh
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Jupiter - Red spot and moon shadow

Postby bwh » 06 Nov 2011, 22:39

At last my 8inch telescope and toucam come good and i see the spot, and a moon shadow..

Here is the image (2 mins of 10 fps, in registrax)

<a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/48760894@N05/6319458775/" title="jupiter by awooga1, on Flickr"><img src="http://farm7.static.flickr.com/6038/6319458775_ee0641dbf2.jpg" width="500" height="375" alt="jupiter"></a>


Yahoooooooo
bwh

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Postby bwh » 06 Nov 2011, 22:47

Here is what a raw frame and the scope showed for eyepiece view

<a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/48760894@N05/6320005624/" title="jupiter_raw by awooga1, on Flickr"><img src="http://farm7.static.flickr.com/6104/6320005624_c99412c7e5.jpg" width="282" height="207" alt="jupiter_raw"></a>

This spot is barely visible, but stacking 1200 of these, brought out far more detail. A good night, clear vision, scope well aligned, jupiter near its zenith......

;)
bwh

Meade 8inch (228mm) LX5 Smidt-Cassegrain fl=2000
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Meade EXT 125
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Postby bwh » 06 Nov 2011, 22:51

images captured with sharpcap - which worked so well.
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Postby Cosmic » 07 Nov 2011, 10:38

HI Brian
Nice! told you it would come in the end. Now lets see what you can get with the canon
Geoff
Meade 8inch  SCT. Observatory mounted on an HEQ5 Pro using EQMOD Canon 1000D modified DSLR,200mm Dobsonian, 200mm Celestron C8, 15x70 Astro Binoculars. 2x Mintron ccd cameras, lots of other stuff.

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Postby bwh » 06 Dec 2011, 15:11

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Meade 8inch (228mm) LX5 Smidt-Cassegrain fl=2000
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