Planets

 
Not a huge amount to see here!  I image with a bottom-of-the-range astro webcam (Celestron NexImage) through a 4.5" f8 reflector - with a 2x Barlow I'm limited to 1800mm, and with chronic poor seeing in my mountain valley location there's not much scope (hehe) for good planetary stuff.  But here's a few of my best...
 
 

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Paul Haese

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Planets

 

MORE OF MY IMAGES:
 
 Venus, Sept 2010
 
Jupiter & Io

Crescent Mercury in evening twilight, 2 September 2009, 08:50 UT, 2x resize

Io shadow transit on Jupiter, 2 September 2009, 09:10 UT 

Saturn with a camcorder, 4 April 2007

Saturn, 16:30, 27 December 2006 UT

 

 

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JUPITER:

 
 

SATURN:

 

VENUS:

 

MARS:

 

MERCURY:

 

URANUS & NEPTUNE:
 

 

WIDEFIELD:

Mercury & Venus rising in the dawn twilight at Snake Valley, Victoria, Australia, 9 March 2008.

Canon 400D on tripod, 18mm - 15 sec at ISO 400, F/4

 

More widefields & conjunctions...

 
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