The most beautiful object in the Solar system! The rings can be easily seen with a 3” telescope and a 4” or bigger telescope will allow you to tease out more detail. Look out for the Cassini division in Saturn’s ring and Saturn’s largets Moon Titan.


Orange (Wratten #21)  Improves contrast on the equitorial belts
Green (Wratten #58)    Improves polar regions


Try using an IR pass filter to reduce the impact of the Earths atmosphere – requires a larger telescope.

BAA Saturn Section | Wikipedia

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