Saturn

05-25-'12

 

02-03-'05

 

02-23-'04
04-09-'09
04-03-'10

It is amazing to see how the tilt changes our view of Saturn as it goes through its seasons.
On September 4th, 2009 we will see the rings completely edge-on.
As of 2010, we now look at the other side of the rings.

 

 

Another so-so image of Saturn

 

11-21-'04

Finally, a new Saturn season

01-15-'04

Taken with a Vesta webcam

 

Taken with a digital camcorder (Sony trv22)

03-05-'04

 

Description Saturn
Date 01-15-04, 01:30 UT
Location Buehler observatory
Exposure 100 frames out of a 1 minute video
Camera Vesta Webcam
Telescope LX200 16"

 

Description Saturn
Date 02-23-04, 01:00 UT
Location Buehler observatory
Exposure 200 frames out of a 4 minute video
Camera Sony digital camcorder DCR-TRV22 with 26mm plossl
Telescope LX200 16"

 

Description Saturn
Date 03-05-04, 01:30 UT
Location Buehler observatory
Exposure 200 frames out of a 4 minute video
Camera Sony digital camcorder DCR-TRV22 with 26mm plossl
Telescope LX200 16"

 

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