Venus on 1961 January 5/6 at 16:55-17:05 local time (22:00 UT) as sketched by Geoffrey Gaherty, Jr. 8" Cave reflector at 180x. Seeing 3. Transparency 2-1. Transparency deteriorated at end of drawing making intensity estimates impossible.
Check out what's up in the sky this week, courtesy of our friends at SkyNews.
© 2013 The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada
The internet connection for this site is provided courtesy the Department of Astronomy and Physics at Saint Mary's University.