λ=204ﾟLs, (ω=050°~053°W, φ=21°S), δ=14.4", ι=41°
SPC clear, rifts with bright spots near north edge of cap. SPC uneven collar. NPR Hood present. MH from 70°S to NPR (Limb Arc). EC in Chryse, extending into Xanthe, Tharsis & Memnomia. Two MC's. BC =0.
Sky filled with altostratus and stratocumulus -- prospects for rain
Steady air however in slow moving clouds.
Seeing = 9-10. Transparency 1-2, Altitude 44°.
Note : Observing cut short due to clouds.
41cm f /6.9 Newtonian, 350x
Wratten Filters: W23A, W25, W33, W57, W64, W38A, W47.
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