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Mars 196010090620

Mars 196010090620

Mars on 1960 October 8/9 at 02:20-02:25 local time (06:20-06:25 UT) as sketched by K.R. Brasch. C.M. 36°. 8" reflector at 300x. Seeing 3. Transparency 4. N. Polar Region glittering white similar to cusps on Venus. Whole planet yellow red colour with dark areas brownish. T = +5.

Mars 196101280045

Mars 196101280045

Mars on 1961 January 27/28 at 19:45-20:20 local time (0045-0120 UT) as sketched by K.R. Brasch. 8" reflector at 300-375x.  Seeing 0-4. Transparency 4-2.  C.M. 33°. Immense detail visible during short periods of fair seeing. T = -1.

Mars Map 1960-61

Mars Map 1960-61

Mars map (mercator projection) 1960-61 based on observations by the RASC Montreal Centre.

Mars 195811272100

Mars 195811272100

1958 November 27 @ 21:00 EST, seeing 5. South is approximately up.

Drawings made through a 10" f/7.2 Newtonian. Power 150. Seeing in Pickering's scale; 5 is the best we ever have here. Polar region marked in dotted line: glimpses and doubtful. Time: EST.
Location: N.Lat. 45°17'31", W.Long. 72°33'02"; elev.: 650 feet
Address: S.A. Zielinski, Fulford, Que.

Mars 195811222000

Mars 195811222000

Mars on 1958 November 22 @ 20:00 EST, seeing 3. South is approximately up.

Drawings made through a 10" f/7.2 Newtonian. Power 150. Seeing in Pickering's scale; 5 is the best we ever have here. Polar region marked in dotted line: glimpses and doubtful. Time: EST.
Location: N.Lat. 45°17'31", W.Long. 72°33'02"; elev.: 650 feet
Address: S.A. Zielinski, Fulford, Que.

Mars 195811122000

Mars 195811122000

Mars on 1958 November 12 @ 20:00 EST, seeing 2. South is approximately up.

Drawings made through a 10" f/7.2 Newtonian. Power 150. Seeing in Pickering's scale; 5 is the best we ever have here. Polar region marked in dotted line: glimpses and doubtful. Time: EST.
Location: N.Lat. 45°17'31", W.Long. 72°33'02"; elev.: 650 feet
Address: S.A. Zielinski, Fulford, Que.

Mars 195811092100

Mars 195811092100

1958 November 9 @ 21:00 EST, seeing 4. South is approximately up.

Drawings made through a 10" f/7.2 Newtonian. Power 150. Seeing in Pickering's scale; 5 is the best we ever have here. Polar region marked in dotted line: glimpses and doubtful. Time: EST.
Location: N.Lat. 45°17'31", W.Long. 72°33'02"; elev.: 650 feet
Address: S.A. Zielinski, Fulford, Que.

Mars 195811042100

Mars 195811042100

1958 November 4 @ 21:00 EST, seeing 2-3. South is approximately up.

Drawings made through a 10" f/7.2 Newtonian. Power 150. Seeing in Pickering's scale; 5 is the best we ever have here. Polar region marked in dotted line: glimpses and doubtful. Time: EST.
Location: N.Lat. 45°17'31", W.Long. 72°33'02"; elev.: 650 feet
Address: S.A. Zielinski, Fulford, Que.

Mars 195811022130

Mars 195811022130

1958 November 2 @ 21:30 EST, seeing 4. South is approximately up.

Drawings made through a 10" f/7.2 Newtonian. Power 150. Seeing in Pickering's scale; 5 is the best we ever have here. Polar region marked in dotted line: glimpses and doubtful. Time: EST.
Location: N.Lat. 45°17'31", W.Long. 72°33'02"; elev.: 650 feet
Address: S.A. Zielinski, Fulford, Que.

Mars 195811012200

Mars 195811012200

Mars on 1958 November 1 @ 22:00 EST, seeing 5. South is approximately up.

Drawings made through a 10" f/7.2 Newtonian. Power 150. Seeing in Pickering's scale; 5 is the best we ever have here. Polar region marked in dotted line: glimpses and doubtful. Time: EST.
Location: N.Lat. 45°17'31", W.Long. 72°33'02"; elev.: 650 feet
Address: S.A. Zielinski, Fulford, Que.

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