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Mercury & Venus – 4th April 2023

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Hot off the press – all taken last night 4th April 2023. Venus & Mercury by Jim Burchell Mercury by Jim Burchell   Mercury by Martin Crow taken with an iPhone.

The Moon, Mercury, Mars & Orion by Jim Burchell

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Member Jim Burchell was up early on Sunday the 9th October 2022 and took a super collection of photos of the early morning sky using his Pentax camera from Dartford. Jim captured Mercury at greatest elongation that morning; along with Mars, the Moon plus the constellation Orion. Looking East – Mercury at greatest elongation Looking […]

Informal Night & UFO – 21st April 2022

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Thursday 21st April 2022 was an informal night at the pavilion and some members took the opportunity to do some observing with some members viewing a very rare sight indeed. Chairman John Archer summed the evening up in his ebulletin to members dated 27th April 2022. He wrote ‘Last week we had another opportunity to […]

Mercury & M45 by Richard Bohner

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Planet Mercury at the bottom & M45 (The Pleiades) above right taken on the 28th April 2022 at 2015 local time MST in Arizona, USA.  Richard acquired this splendid image using a Canon 6D, 400mm tele f2.8, ISO 800 and 12 second exp.