λ=218ﾟLs, (ω=181°~189°W, φ=21°S), δ=18.1", ι=34°
No dust clouds seen. Mars is shrouded in dusty-yellowish haze rendering the planet brighter than "normal." BC = 0+ to 1.
With this near perfect seeing it is impossible for me to draw all I see.
Sky clear and steady, M31 seen without optical aid, Milky Way brilliant with dark lanes.
No changes as I continued observing until Sunrise.
Seeing = 9-10. Transparency 5, Altitude 48°.
41cm f /6.9 Newtonian, 520-1045x
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.