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Pete Presland

GRS on display right now 14.06.2018

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The GRS is perfectly positioned right now on Jupiter, pretty much dead centre a few minutes ago. The seeing seems pretty decent here in Bedfordshire at the moment as well! 

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Looking good from Cardiff as well. Quite a steady view. The GRS is standing out well and the southern belts appearing as subtle shades of grey.

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Good here as well. Some of the fainter bands are not quite so well defined as I've seen previously but still nice viewing :smiley:

 

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Seeing isn’t as good as Sunday night which was particularly good here in Norwich. GRS is lovely and clear though. Can’t be beat Jupiter in the twilight 

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Thanks for the heads up! I'm still very new at this, but glad to say I can confirm another sighting from Norwich! 

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Just got home after daughters school play. Jupiter just about to disappear behind the trees ☹️

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@Littleguy80 I was hoping someone might take a pic, thanks! Now I know for sure I was looking at the right thing :) 120x is my max though. Using a Heritage 130p with a 10mm eyepiece and Barlow.

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12 minutes ago, richelectron said:

@Littleguy80 I was hoping someone might take a pic, thanks! Now I know for sure I was looking at the right thing :) 120x is my max though. Using a Heritage 130p with a 10mm eyepiece and Barlow.

Glad it helped! Couple more for you. One at 300x and another at 180x. The Heritage 130P is great scope btw :) 9EF30AE5-12B1-4602-BCF9-BFAB72EA1392.thumb.jpeg.a2f84f3add6918ae371bd55eb9371ad1.jpeg947E365E-C7D4-44D7-A783-126A6EA8D7D9.thumb.jpeg.0cb019eb422fae203c3f699d62f11f76.jpeg

 

 

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Didnt think it was as good as Saturday evening. Seemed really clear then but still worth the time to set up. Managed some LRGB with the ASI120MM. Need to figure out how to combine them in Autostakkert or Registax.

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