Mars 2003

  26th September 2003
Images from  to  UTC
CM   21.5"
  8th September 2003
Images from 22:00 to 23:40 UTC
CM 195 - 218  24.4"
  6th September 2003
Images from 22:25 to 23:35 UTC
CM 218 - 235  24.6"
  4th September 2003
Images from 21:35 to 23:45 UTC
CM 223 - 255  24.8"
CM 251 1st September 2003
Images from 21:40 to 23:20 UTC
CM 251 - 275  25.0"

 

CM 283 30th August 2003
Images from 21:50 to 23:10 UTC
CM  271 - 291  25.1"
CM 324   29th/30th August 2003
Images from 22:10 to 01:10 UTC
CM 285 - 329 25.1"

Centre picture is a simulation from CalSky

Right hand picture is the Hubble image on the night of opposition.

CM 345 24th/25th August 2003
Images from 23:05 to 00:45 UTC (stopped by cloud!)
CM 330 - 007 25.1"

For much of this session the telescope and image collection were fully automatic using Astrosnap to auto-guide the scope.
CM 27 19th/20th August 2003
Images from 22:56 - 01:15 UTC
CM 25 - 58  24.9"

Very poor condition with many of the images taken through thin, hazy cloud.

CM 62 18th/19th August 2003
Images from 00:45 - 02:05 UTC
CM 60 - 80  24.8"
CM 83 14th August 2003
Images from 23:15 - 02:05 UTC
CM 82 - 124  23.8"
CM156 10th August 2003
Images from 23:40 - 02:30 UTC
CM 124 - 165  23.8"
CM167   CM204 9th August 2003
Images from 02:30 - 04:30 UTC
CM 167 - 204  23.7"
  6th August 2003
Images from 01:30 - 02:45 UTC
CM 187 - 205  23.2"
4th August 2003
Images from 02:50 - 03:35 UTC
CM 226 - 236   22.9"

Exceptionally good seeing (Milky Way visible naked eye from the back garden).

ToUCam +Televue barlow + IR filter, f20

Processing in Registax V1, Astroalign & PaintShopPro. Final image enlarged 140%.

Comparison Simulation image 

CM339CM339
CM356CM356
20th July 2003
Images from 01:10 - 02:30 UTC
CM 322 - 356  20.1"
  15th July
Images from 02:45 - 03:15 UTC
CM 46 - 54  19.2"
13th July 2003
Images at 03:30 UTC f10
CM 62  18.8"
Image resized 200%
 


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