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Jupiter 196006040435

Jupiter on 1960 June 3/4 at 00:35 EDT (04:35 UT) as sketched by G. Wedge. C.M.(1) 357º, C.M.(2) 107º. 6.5" refractor at 100x. Seeing 3. Transparency 2. SEB visible only for brief periods of good seeing. South Polar regions noticeably dark.

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Jupiter 196006040415

Jupiter on 1960 June 3/4 at 23:15+11m EST (04:15 UT) as sketched by Jim Low. C.M.(1) 345º, C.M.(2) 96º. 4" reflector at 130x. Seeing 3. Transparency 0 to 4. North is down.

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Jupiter 196005280450

Jupiter on 1960 May 27/28 at 00:50-01:10 EDT (04:50-05:10 UT) as sketched by K.R. Brasch. C.M.(1) 346º, C.M.(2) 150º. 8" reflector at 165x. Seeing 2-3. Transparency 2-3. Very dark object on eastern edge of N.E. belt disappeared after about five minutes: shadow of satellite I.

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Jupiter 196005280505

Jupiter on 1960 May 27/28 at 00:05+20m EST (05:05 UT) as sketched by Jim Low. C.M.(1) 349º, C.M.(2) 153º. 4" reflector at 130x & 167x. Seeing 5. Transparency 4. North is down.

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Jupiter 196005210723

Jupiter on 1960 May 20/21 at 02:23+16m EST (07:23 UT) as sketched by Jim Low. C.M.(1) 46º, C.M.(2) 253º. 4" reflector at 130x. Seeing 5. Transparency 4.

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Jupiter 196005210524

Jupiter on 1960 May 20/21 at 00:24+20m EST (05:24 UT) as sketched by Jim Low. C.M.(1) 334º, C.M.(2) 191º. 4" reflector at 130x. Seeing 6. Transparency 3 to 4 (var.). North is down.

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Jupiter 196004300835

Jupiter on 1960 April 29/30 at 04:35 EDT (08:35 UT) as sketched by G. Gaherty. C.M.(1) 13º, C.M.(2) 29º. 6½" refractor at 133x. Seeing 1. Transparency 4.

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Jupiter 196004300815

Jupiter on 1960 April 29/30 at 04:15 EDT (08:15 UT) as sketched by G. Wedge. C.M.(1) 0º, C.M.(2) 17º. 6.5" refractor at 133x. Seeing 3-4 (poor-fair). Transparency 2.

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Jupiter 196004290752

Jupiter on April 28/29 at 02:52+7m EST (07:52 UT) as sketched by Jim Low. C.M.(1) 189º, C.M.(2) 213º. 4" reflector at 130x & 167x. Seeing 4. Transparency 4. North is down, east is to the right.

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Jupiter 196004190921

Jupiter on Apr 18/19 at 04:21+13m local time (09:21 UT) as sketched by Jim Low. C.M.(1) 103º, C.M.(2) 203º. 4" reflector at 130x. Seeing 2. Transparency 4. North is down. Seeing was better than 2 for a few seconds at a time.

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