Dust storm on Mars

Lets brighten up peoples live with all those lovely pictures of the world around us!

Moderator: Montana

Post Reply
User avatar
oreoluna
Almost There...
Almost There...
Posts: 958
Joined: Tue Dec 09, 2014 3:34 am
Location: Switzerland
Has thanked: 1 time
Been thanked: 636 times

Dust storm on Mars

Post by oreoluna »

Hello everyone
Now it is time. A dust storm is forming on the red planet.

11/17/2020 at 7:58 p.m. CET
Image


Image

LZOS 6" Apo f8, TV 4x Powermate, GKC ADC, ASI290mc + UV/IR Cut
CS, Jozef


User avatar
Carbon60
Way More Fun to Share It!!
Way More Fun to Share It!!
Posts: 9012
Joined: Wed Mar 07, 2012 12:33 pm
Location: Lancashire, UK
Has thanked: 2130 times
Been thanked: 1900 times

Re: Dust storm on Mars

Post by Carbon60 »

Another cracking set of images, Jozef. Interesting to see the dust storm developing.

Stu.


H-alpha, WL and Ca II K imaging kit for various image scales.
Fluxgate Magnetometers (1s and 150s Cadence).
Radio meteor detector.
More images at http://www.flickr.com/photos/solarcarbon60/
User avatar
Montana
Librarian
Librarian
Posts: 25598
Joined: Mon Oct 17, 2011 5:25 pm
Location: Cheshire, UK
Has thanked: 4445 times
Been thanked: 1892 times

Re: Dust storm on Mars

Post by Montana »

Super images :bow :hamster: but oh dear about the dust storm, that means we will not get good images anymore ;)

Alexandra


User avatar
oreoluna
Almost There...
Almost There...
Posts: 958
Joined: Tue Dec 09, 2014 3:34 am
Location: Switzerland
Has thanked: 1 time
Been thanked: 636 times

Re: Dust storm on Mars

Post by oreoluna »

Thanks Stu, Alexanda.
Montana wrote: Thu Nov 19, 2020 5:49 pm but oh dear about the dust storm, that means we will not get good images anymore ;)
Yes, probably ... because the dust storm is spreading very quickly. See today! Seeing was useless. :(

Image

Image

Regards, Jozef
Last edited by oreoluna on Fri Nov 20, 2020 3:12 pm, edited 1 time in total.


EGRAY_OBSERVATORY
Way More Fun to Share It!!
Way More Fun to Share It!!
Posts: 3710
Joined: Mon May 18, 2020 4:45 pm
Location: Essex, S.E.England
Been thanked: 2191 times

Re: Dust storm on Mars

Post by EGRAY_OBSERVATORY »

Thanks Jozef for your excellent imagery.

Terry


User avatar
KMH
Ohhhhhh My!
Ohhhhhh My!
Posts: 107
Joined: Sat Feb 22, 2014 4:45 pm
Has thanked: 7 times
Been thanked: 21 times

Re: Dust storm on Mars

Post by KMH »

Jozef,

Very cool! We tried to see it (the dust storm) on the 17th but got the wrong side of the planet.

Kevin


User avatar
oreoluna
Almost There...
Almost There...
Posts: 958
Joined: Tue Dec 09, 2014 3:34 am
Location: Switzerland
Has thanked: 1 time
Been thanked: 636 times

Re: Dust storm on Mars

Post by oreoluna »

Thank you friends for the kind feedback.

November 21, 2020 Animation 19.08 - 21.10 CET
Image

CS Jozef


User avatar
oreoluna
Almost There...
Almost There...
Posts: 958
Joined: Tue Dec 09, 2014 3:34 am
Location: Switzerland
Has thanked: 1 time
Been thanked: 636 times

Re: Dust storm on Mars

Post by oreoluna »

November 23, 2020

Image

CS Jozef


User avatar
Montana
Librarian
Librarian
Posts: 25598
Joined: Mon Oct 17, 2011 5:25 pm
Location: Cheshire, UK
Has thanked: 4445 times
Been thanked: 1892 times

Re: Dust storm on Mars

Post by Montana »

Beautiful :hamster:

Alexandra


Post Reply