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Date/Location November 12, 14 &16, 2020 KEASA Observatory, Barking Sands, Kauai, Hawaii
Camera and Settings SBIG ST-2000XCM CCD camera -10°C
Telescope Discovery 10" f/6 Newtonian with a Televue Paracorr Type 2 Coma Corrector
Mount Paramount ME
Exposure 30 seconds
Processing CCDOpts, Image Plus 6.5, Photoshop CS6
Other In all images north is up and east to the left. Sequence shows the motion of the planet (retrograde on these dates) with respecet to backgound stars, and Triton's motion around Neptune. Star magnitudes: A-9.96, B-11.27, C-11.81,& D-13.4. Triton is magnitude 13.8.
Neptune & Triton
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