Jupiter
Jupiter is the fifth planet from the Sun and the largest planet within the Solar System. It is a gas giant with mass one-thousandth that of the Sun but is two and a half times the mass of all the other planets in our Solar System combined. Jupiter is classified as a gas giant along with Saturn, Uranus and Neptune. Together, these four planets are sometimes referred to as the Jovian or outer planets.
Equipment: Exposure details: Location:
Telescope: Celestron C11
Mount: Eq6
Camera: Philips SPC900nc
Filters: IRcut
IRcut: 1536 frames
Athens, Attica, Greece
N 38o03'36'' - E 23o51'15''
Elevation:150m
21 November 2011
The acquisition is from our friends Vassilis Bardis, Elias Galanis and Nikos Kallias
Image details:
Acquisition: AMCap Reduction/stacking: RegiStax Final creation: Photoshop CS3
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