Jupiter and Io

Jupiter and Io's shadow
Scope/lens: C8 w/ eyepiece projection: 6mm
Mount: GM 11
Camera: Nikon Coolpix 950 Exposure: Composite: 1/15 sec

Location: Figuroa Mt., CA
Date: 11/26/2000

The Nikon Coolpix is capable of rendering very good detail, even when the seeing is bad

This shot not only shows Io's shadow but the satellite itself.

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