Mars 2018 closest approach

Mars 2018 closest approach

Mars, 24.3 arc sec in diameter, at the 2018 opposition dust storm starts to wind down. Image take 2018-08-02 05:09 UT, fair seeing, with a Questar 1350/80mm telescope, 2x Dakin Barlow, and ZWO ASI224MC planetary video camera. Best 5% of 5750 images from FireCapture, stacked in AutoStakkert 3, deconvolved in Lynkeos, with final exposure and crop in Photoshop

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Date Taken: 2018-08-02
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