Jupiter close to opposition

Posted by Jaicoa2
on Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Efrain Morales Rivera

Date: 09/05/2011

Location: Aguadilla, Puerto Rico

Equipment: LX200ACF 12 in. OTA, CGE mount, PGR Flea3 Ccd, TeleVue 3x barlows, Astronomik RGB filter set. One minute per channel at 35fps.

Jupiter showing its Great Red Storm (GRS) a large barge at the NED with festons and many disturbances at the belt. Jupiter is getting brighter, larger and approaching opposition next month (closest to Earth).

Animation was made from this session At: http://www.jaicoa-observatory.com/Jupiter_05_09_2011_0834-0905ut-Anim-EMr.gif

Tags: Jupiter
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