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Lunar X & V Feb 22nd 2018


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Thought I would try my hand with another entry. Same old setup, Tak FC-100DC on AZGTi mount. Mark VI binoviewers, Zeiss 25mm orthos, x1.7 GPC and a AP Barcon with extension tube, guessing around x150, maybe less.

iPhone 6 Plus handheld at the eyepiece using ProCam 4 to take the image and PS Express to crop and tweak it a little.

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1 minute ago, Mark at Beaufort said:

Very good Stu. So pleased you gave me the 'heads up' on this yesterday. I had over 50 people at the public star party who all saw the X and V. 

Great stuff Mark! It was a very good night. Chilly though! Bbbrrrrrr! :) 

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