Mars

 

Mars is the fourth planet from the Sun and the seventh largest - it has only half diameter of the Earth ( 6787 km). During year 2003 and 2005, Mars was closets to the Earth than many years before. This was opportunity to see its surface better.

 

October 8. 2020. Celestron Edge HD 9,25 at f20 (Barlow 2x). ZWO ASI120C camera. 800 frames stacked in Registax.

October 30. 2005. Celestron 9,25 at f50 (Barlow 5x TeleVue Powermate). Canon EOS 350D, 800ASA, 1/80 sec, 121 frames assembled in Registax.

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October 27. 2005. Celestron 9,25 at f50 (Barlow 5x TeleVue Powermate). Canon EOS 350D, 800ASA, 1/80 sec, 140 frames assembled in Registax.

Mars on September 26. 2003 20:55 UT; Celestron 9,25; 2x Barlow; Phillips TouCam Pro. Magnitude was -2.23 and diameter 21.46" .Video recorded this night through webcam, show us view trough a eyepiece.

Mars on August 27. 2003 (night of closest approach) 01:35 UT; Celestron 9,25; TeleVue Powermate 5x Barlow; Phillips Vesta Pro webcam. 450 frames are processed in Registax and Photoshop. Magnitude was -2.8 and diameter 25.08".

Mars on August 10. 2003 01:15 UT; Celestron 9,25; TeleVue Powermate 5x Barlow; Phillips Vesta Pro webcam (focal ratio 50). 650 frames are processed in Registax and Photoshop. Magnitude was -2.6 and diameter 23.80".

My first image of Mars:) image of Mars .through a C8 photographed on Fujicolor super G+ 200 (eyepiece projection) Year 1996, before CCD...:).