Mars 2012 | Karl Fabian

Karl Fabian
Location of photo
Hickory Hills, IL
Date/Time of photo
1987 vintage Bausch and Lomb 8001 Pro 8" Schmidt Cassegrain with Celestron Neximage Solar System Imager. University Optics Klee barlow 3X projection @ F32. 4500 video frames processed in Registax.Focusing aided with JMI motofocus. AC drive corrector aided in keeping image on the small imager chip during the 7-1/2 minute video at 10fps
Image of Mars taken March 10, 2012. Mars disk angular diameter 13.84 arc seconds. Syrtis Major prominent on central meridian.
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