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Rod Pommier

Location of Photo:

Pommier Observatory, Portland, OR, USA

Date/Time of photo:

2016-03-17, 07:42 GMT


Telescope/Mount: Celestron Compustar C14 SCT with Tele Vue 2x Powermate Barlow. Camera: Point Gray Flea3C at 60 fps. Stack of best 500 of 2500 frames.


During Jupiter's 2016 opposition, persistent poor seeing made imaging the giant planet difficult. This was the only decent image I was able to produce, which shows the Great Red Spot and the turbulent flow it produces in the South Equatorial Belt.


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