Saturn from Dungannon


Martin Campbell
  Dungannon, Northern Ireland
Photo Title
  Saturn from Dungannon
Time and Date taken
  20th January 2006 0000ut - 0100ut
Equipment used
  Takahashi 5inch refractor at f/40, EM200 mount
Capturing device used
  Philips TouCam Pro
Technical details
  10fps 1/25 sec shutter

Great imaging Martin. When you get to this stage of quality you will find the seeing conditions to be your limiting factor. The bands of the planet and Cassini Division are excellently shown with a hint of the Encke divison at the extremes of the rings.


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