7th August 2003 - 02:49

Technical details: Tal-2m + Philips TouCam Pro and Tal X2 Barlow + Baader IRB filter. 300 frames captured K3CCDTools. Brightness 95%, Gain 5%, 1/50sec, Gamma 0 - 222 frames stacked using Registax. Image aligned using AstroAlign program. Image resized X2 and wavelet filtering 1,1,1,9,12,23 applied. Colour adjusted in PS4

Image shows typical raw frame, stacked image and simulated image.
Alt 23.5deg, Phase 97.3%, Diameter 23.37arcsecs, Distance 0.4006AU (60 million Km)