The Planet Jupiter ... The 5th Planet from the Sun



The Planet Jupiter
The 5th planet from the sun ...Jupiter
Here is Mighty Jupiter and its giant red spot. It is so big, you could fit two earths within it! It is like a giant hurricane that has been ongoing for centuries. Jupiter was about 408,000,000 miles away from earth when I took this picture.

Techy Stuff:
Telescope: 11" Celestron Edge HD
Extender: 3x Barlow (Explore Scientific 2" - 4 element)
Mount: Celestron CGX
The Camera: Altair Hypercam 294c Pro tec
Filter: City Light-Pollution Suppression
Capture Software: SharpCap Pro 3.2
Settings: 2x2 binning ... RGB AVI file
Stacking Software: AutoStakkert!2
Post Processing: Photoshop CC
Outside Temperature: 84F
Camera Temperature: 23F
Seeing Conditions: 7 (scale of 0-10 where 10
Location: Backyard, Savannah GA


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