2003 05 29 JBs Note
Martian Drawings on 29 May 2003
at 09:00~09:20 GMT by Jeffrey D BEISH.

  λ=194゚Ls,   (ω=224°~229°W,   φ=20°S),   δ=12.1",   ι=43°

SPC clear. "Life Saver Effect" nearly gone MH from 60S to NPR (Limb Arc). MC in Hellas. MC in Libya-Sytris major. White Area (WA) N. Limb, NP hood? Tyrrenum-Cimmerium dark, well-defined. Sirenum Mare dark on evening limb.Hesperia has canal connecting Cimmerium with Tyrrenum across Hesperia (Cerberus). BC =1.

NOTE: large clearing in local clouds. Stopped observing due to returning clouds. Loud crunching sounds in bushes near observing site!!!
  Seeing = 8. Transparency 0 - 5, Altitude 39°.

41cm f /6.9 Newtonian, 520x
Wratten Filters: W23A, W25, W33, W57, W64, W38A, W47.

The Beish Observatory is located (81°19'34.7"W, 27°21'07.1"N) at Lake Placid, FL, USA.

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