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John Walters - Jupiter 2017 May 9

John Walters - Jupiter 2017 May 9

John Walters - Jupiter 2017 May 9

Mercury Transit 2016-05-09 by Sheridan

11:13:08 UT - Just after 1st contact 11:13:18 UT 11:13:28 11:15:18 estimated 2nd contact 14:03:59 H-alpha just before clouds obscured view

 

Neptune by Sheridan 2009/12/20

Sheridan Williams

Jupiter on a pretty low "seeing" night 24 October 2010
DMK41 AU02 Mono 'webcam', William Optics 98mm f6.3 scope 500 images stacked in Registax 5

John Walters and Roger Frith's image of Jupiter

Using the Open University’s 16" Schmidt Cassegrain working at f/10. The camera was an Astronomy Source DFK21 colour webcam. The picture was assembled from a 500–frame video stream and was processed using Registax 5.

 Peter Hudson's planetary conjunctions:

 

Conjunction of Moon, Jupiter, Mars, Venus and Regulus from Great Barford, Bedfordshire 2015/10/10

 

Conjunction of Jupiter, Mars and Venus from Great Barford, Bedfordshire 2015/10/25

Conjunction of Jupiter, Mars and Venus from Great Barford, Bedfordshire 2015/10/29