Jupiter on March 20th, 1885 at 9:30 p.m. 10¼ reflector. Sketch by A.F. Miller.
Shadows of I and III in transit, these satellites having just passed off the planet's disc. Also shows bright & dark belts & white equatorial spots.
This sketch was made on 1891 September 20 by society member G. E. Lumsden.
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