Cloud Speckled Mars

Cloud Speckled Mars

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Mars is just five days from opposition and has grown to 13.8 arc seconds in size. Extensive cloud cover blankets a good deal of this side over the planet. I do not recall ever having seen as many clouds on Mars before.



Date Imaged       :

February 12, 2012

Lens       :

N16 f/29

Camera       :

Flea3

Mount       :

Losmandy Titan

Location       :

Stardust Observatory, Baguio