Taken from New Mexico Skies at 11h 42m UT using an FSQ 10.6-cm and STL11K camera. 1 x 5 min; unbinned; scale 3.5 asec/px
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Located beyond Neptune, the Kuiper Belt contains objects candidates dwarf planet.
Among these massive objects, found Quaoar, orbiting the Sun at about 30 billion km from it. Its name refers to a Native American god …
This is an artistic view in the foreground Quaoar, Neptune, and our Sun ..
The rings of Saturn are the most extensive planetary ring system of any planet in the Solar System. They consist of countless small particles, ranging in size from micrometres to metres, that orbit about Saturn. The ring particles are made almost entirely of water ice, with a trace component of rocky material.
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Taken at 0725 (UT + 10) from Coral Towers Observatory using an Astrophysics 130 at F/5, Coronado Solar Filter and Skynyx 2-2 camera.
The soft edge to the moon reflects its motion across the sun over a 45 sec period.