Solar System

Saturn 2018-04-08

Saturn 2018-04-08

Saturn 2018-08-04, Schimborn, Germany
Very bad seeing, I am impressed what still came out

QHY5L-II monochrome camera, R,G,B filters on wheel
Celestron 20cm SC @ f/10
Celestron AS-GT mount

RGB image 2min video per channel, 10% best frames

Imageprocessing: AutoStakkert, PixInsight, Photoshop

Mars 2018-08-04

Mars 2018-08-04

Mars very close to opposition 2018-08-04, Schimborn, Germany
Very bad seeing, very low altitude (ecliptic is low in summer), I am impressed what still came out.

There was one of the biggest dust storms in decades active on Mars at this time as well.

QHY5L-II monochrome camera, IR pass,R,G,B filters on wheel
Celestron 20cm SC @ f/10
Celestron AS-GT mount

IR+RGB image 2min video per channel, 10% best frames

Imageprocessing: AutoStakkert, PixInsight, Photoshop

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