Astronomy Pictures of the Moon and the Planets [Image 7]
This page contains images produced by members of the University
The Moon and Mars
by Mark Deprest
This photo was taken by Mark Deprest on July 17, 2003. The red dot above
the moon is the planet Mars.
The photograph was a 1/4 second exposure using ISO 400 Fujicolor Superia film
at prime focus with a 1.5x barlow through a 5 inch f/6.5 refractor. He took
the photo from his back deck at 4:00 AM using a Pentax 35mm camera. The prints were
scanned and then contrast enhanced.
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