Choosing A Telescope
Telescope Aperture Considerations
Introduction to Planetary Sketching
Refractor Dobsonian Style Mounts
The Bonds: Pioneers of American Astronomy
Saturn's Encke Minima and Encke Division
Nature and Travel Photography
Recommended Astronomy Books
November 28, 1999, 3:52 - 4:22 UT, seeing 6, transparency 4.
Astro-Physics 7.1" f/9 EDT refractor on homemade Dobsonian-style mount. Magnification 275x with Baader binoviewer.
The South Temperate Belt (STeB) was visible to the north of the South Polar Region (SPR). In the Equatorial Zone (EZ) the Equatorial Band (EB) was visible. Some shading or spokes visible in B-Ring. A-Ring darker then B-Ring. Cassini Division was noted all the way around the rings including in front of the globe. Titan resolved as a disk and was a light red color.