Saturn a Week from Opposition

Saturn a Week from Opposition

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Saturn is just a week away from opposition and has grown to 19 arc seconds at the equator. Sharp details were elusive with mediocre seeing but large features are none the less captured. The rings continue to tilt towards Earth.

Date Imaged       :

April 7, 2012

Lens       :

N16 f/29

Camera       :


Mount       :

Losmandy Titan