Location of Photo:
Cittadella (PD) - Italy
Date/Time of photo:
March 16, 2012 - 21.47 UT
Celestron C5 XLT on CG-4 mount TS CCD planetary camera IR-cut filter Barlow Antares 3x
The image shows the large volcanoes of Mars that emerge from the clouds. The high contrast offered by the surrounding clouds give high contrast, allowing to capture these details with only 5" of aperture.