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Occultations

Occasionally one object will occult another, this makes for a great photographic opportunity, these events will be posted here

Occultation of Saturn

At about 2.30 UT on 2 Mar 2007, Crayford member Jim Burchell managed to image Saturn being occulted by the Moon using his compact digital camera mounted afocally to his dobsonian telescope. Below are his excellent images - click on the thumbnails to see them.
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