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Mars 3rd November 2020


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Hello all,

Sharing my latest image of Mars, taken with a Skyris 618C CCD through my C8 8" SCT at f33.

The size of Mars is already noticeably smaller than it was only a couple of weeks ago.

 

CS

MG

 

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