Location of photoCupertino, CA USA
Date/Time of photo30 May 2012 06:21 UTC
Equipment10 inch f/6 home-built Newtonian
5x Powermate @ f/30
Flea 3 Bayer-matrix color camera
Orion Atlas EQ-G mount
DescriptionSaturn imaged from Northern California, San Jose area, in variable seeing (good to average). The image shows the main cloud band structure; the C-ring is plainly visible, with the shadows of planet-on-rings and rings-on-planet also evident.