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Jupiter 196007150355

Jupiter 196007150355

Jupiter on 1960 July 14/15 at 23:55-00:05 EDT (03:55-04:05 UT) as sketched by K.R. Brasch. C.M.(1) 330.8°, C.M.(2) 128.9°. 8" reflector at 165x. Seeing 3. Transparency 4. S.E.B. remarkably darker than previously observed and very sharp outlined.

Jupiter 196007130538

Jupiter 196007130538

Jupiter on 1960 July 12/13 at 21:38+6m PST (05:38 UT) as sketched by Jim Low. C.M.(1) 78°, C.M.(2) 101°. 4" reflector at 130x. Seeing 2. Transparency 3. North is down.

Jupiter 196007090521

Jupiter 196007090521

Jupiter on 1960 July 8/9 at 21:21+6m PST (05:21 UT) as sketched by Jim Low. C.M.(1) 157°, C.M.(2) 359°. 4" reflector at 130x. Seeing 3/10. Transparency 4 to 5/5. North is down. Note that time zone used is 120th merid. or Pacific Standard.

Jupiter 196007040155

Jupiter 196007040155

Jupiter on 1960 July 3/4 at 21:55 EDT (01:55 UT) as sketched by G. Wedge. C.M.(1) 320°, C.M.(2) 203°. 6.5" refractor at 222x. Seeing 3-4. Transparency 4.

Jupiter 196006220241

Jupiter 196006220241

Jupiter on 1960 June 21/22 at 21:41+9m EST (02:41 UT) as sketched by Jim Low. C.M.(1) 253°, C.M.(2) 226°. 4" reflector at 130x & 167x. Seeing 4-5/10. Transparency 4/5. North is down.

Jupiter 196006210245

Jupiter 196006210245

Jupiter on 1960 June 20/21 at 21:45+10m EST (02:45 UT) as sketched by Jim Low. C.M.(1) 97°, C.M.(2) 78°. 4" reflector at 130x. Seeing 2-3/10. Transparency 3/5. North is down. This observation was made only 9h. 29m. from the time when Jupiter is nearest Earth (Jupiter nearest Earth on June 21d. 12h. 14m. UT at 4.238969 A.U.).

Jupiter 196006190548

Jupiter 196006190548

Jupiter on 1960 June 18/19 at 00:48+11m EST (05:48 UT) as sketched by Jim Low. C.M.(1) 252°, C.M.(2) 248°. 4" reflector at 130x. Seeing 4/10. Transparency 4/5.

Jupiter 196006190330

Jupiter 196006190330

Jupiter on 1960 June 18/19 at 23:30-23:50 local time (03:30-03:50 UT) as sketched by K.R. Brasch. 8" reflector at 165x. Seeing 2-3. Transparency 2. More detail visible at intervals, could not be recorded due to bad seeing conditions.

Jupiter 196006190320

Jupiter 196006190320

Jupiter on 1960 June 18/19 at 22:20+25m EST (03:20 UT) as sketched by Jim Low. C.M.(1) 162°, C.M.(2) 159°. 4" reflector at 130x, 167x. Seeing 4/10. Transparency 4½/5. North is down. Satellites I, and III were observed to be in conjunction (i.e.—forming a 90° angle with the zones of the planet) at 23h 28m. EST (04h 28m UT), and they were about 20" apart.

Jupiter 196006130515

Jupiter 196006130515

Jupiter on 1960 June 12/13 at 00:15+23m EST (05:15 UT) as sketched by Jim Low. C.M.(1) 4°, C.M.(2) 45°. 4" reflector at 130x. Seeing 4/10. Transparency 4½/5. North is down.

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