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 Post subject: Pluto
PostPosted: August 8th, 2015, 2:20 am 
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Well, it's not as nice as the shots from New Horizons, but it's my first image of Pluto! This was a single 20 second exposure using the CCD attached to the 20" Ritchey-Chretien scope at the HRPO. It looks so tiny!


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 Post subject: Re: Pluto
PostPosted: August 12th, 2015, 7:33 pm 
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Good Job, Ben! I understand Treasurer Trey Anding also got Pluto that same night...and we'll never see that dot the same after this summer. Congratulations.


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