2003 0713 JBs Note
Martian Drawings on 13 July 2003
at 07:50~08:00 GMT by Jeffrey D BEISH.

  λ=221゚Ls,   (ω=137°~142°W,   φ=21°S),   δ=18.8",   ι=33°

No dust clouds seen. MH from 70°S to NPR and Evening limb. NPR hazy. SPC rifts defuse. Mars still appears dusty-yellowish and planet brighter than "normal." BC = 0.

Sky cloudy with drifting cumulus. Moon full.

  Seeing =4- 5. Transparency 4-5, Altitude 48°.

41cm f /6.9 Newtonian, 350x
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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