2003 0706 JBs Note
Martian Drawings on 6 July 2003
at 08:05~08:30 GMT by Jeffrey D BEISH.

  λ=216゚Ls,   (ω=208°~214°W,   φ=21°S),   δ=17.6",   ι=35°

Dust clouds/haze from morning limb into Eridania-Electris. Bright dust cloud in Electris with streak over Hesperia. Dusty haze mostly from south morning limb to Electris. Appears that dust storm subsiding.

SPC dusky with disfuse rifts, bright edge to west into Sun Very thin morning limb arc from 20°S to NPR. NPR hood seen. Tyrrhenum Mare, Cimmerium Mare not as washed out as yesterday. BC = 0.

Sky partly cloudy with stratuocumulus.

  Seeing = 5-6. Transparency 2-5, Altitude 47°.

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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