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root/Blackett Images/Planetary - 12 file(s)

Transit of Mercury on 11th November 2019 through a Celestron 8 Mars seen through the 10 inch at closest approach in August 2003. The southern polar ice cap stands out and there is some surface detail. Transit of Venus, June 2004
Transit of Mercury on 11th November 2019 through the Cooke 10  Saturn through the 10 inch clearly showing the Cassini Division in the rings and storm bands on the surface and at the pole. Transit of Venus, June 2004
Saturn Occultation Transit of Venus, June 2004
Mars seen at close apporach in October 2005. Showing the southern polar ice cap and Syrtis Major Saturn Occultation Transit of Venus, June 2004