Sample Images of the Moon and Jupiter

Blogged by Aurélie Le Fort-Beunink on February 13, 2012 and tagged with Sample Images, Moon, Jupiter.

My set up, situated within a Pulsar observatory, is:

  • Skywatcher Evostar-100 ED2 PRO apochromatic refractor
  • Sky-Watcher's HEQ5 Pro Synscan mount on pier
  • 2x Antares apochromatic Barlow lens
  • ScopeTeknix 5-slot filter wheel
  • Baader LRGBC filter set
  • The Imaging Source DMK 41AU02.AS monochrome planetary camera
  • Dell Inspiron 6400 laptop
  • My sample images are of the lunar surface including craters Clavius and Tycho and of Jupiter with moons Ganymede, Callisto and Io.

    Alex Houston

Moon, Clavius and Tycho Craters - Alex Houston

Jupiter with Ganymede, Callisto and Io - Alex Houston