Category Archives: Jupiter

Members’ Observations of the Jupiter-Lunar Grazing Occultation of Saturday, January 26th, 2002

Observations from Liverpool & North West England: 26th January 2002 Andrew Bate – Hatton,Nr Chester: David Forshaw – St Helens, Merseyside: Murad Gorbal – Liverpool: Rob & Mark Johnson, David Robinson, Gerard Gilligan, Dave Galvin – Broadgreen, Liverpool.Image 1 John Locker: – Upton, Wirral: John Quirk: – Walton, Liverpool:Image 1. Image 2 Eric Strach: – […] Continue Reading »

Morning Apparition of Mercury – July 2001

Mercury at greatest Western Elongation On the 9th at 21° (Morning Sky) MERCURY VENUS JUPITER SATURN MOON DATE TIME (GMT) ALTITUDE ° AZIMUTH ° ALTITUDE ° AZIMUTH ° ALTITUDE ° AZIMUTH ° ALTITUDE ° AZIMUTH ° ALTITUDE ° AZIMUTH ° Jul 10th 04:03 2.3 58 13 76 3.2 54 11.8 72 * * Jul 15th […] Continue Reading »

Some Images by David Forshaw

Sunsets on Merseyside Above images photographed from Mersey heights, Frodsham. Taken via prime focus through a Celestron C5 Telescope, f10. Using Agfa 200 slide film, by David Forshaw. Assorted Images Above images taken with 50mm lens/Pentax K1000 on Agfa 200 film All Images are © David Forshaw Click Here for David’s Astronomy Page Continue Reading »

Evening Apparition of Mercury – February/March 1999

MERCURY VENUS JUPITER MOON DATE TIME (GMT) ALTITUDE ° AZIMUTH ° ALTITUDE ° AZIMUTH ° ALTITUDE ° AZIMUTH ° ALTITUDE ° AZIMUTH ° Feb 17th 18:09 1.4 253 14.3 244 19.3 240 6.7 247 Feb 18th 18:11 2.1 253 14.6 245 18.8 241 17.0 239 Feb 19th 18:12 3.0 253 15.0 245 18.4 243 27.2 […] Continue Reading »

Members Observations (Up to December 1997)

Drawings by John Knott Lunar Observations by John Knott, August 1992 – December 1996 Mars Observations by John Knott, March – April 1997 Astrophotography by Gerard Gilligan Astrophotography by David Forshaw David Forshaw’s Astronomy Homepage Noctilucent Clouds photographed by David Galvin Drawings by Geoff Regan Jupiter Mars Saturn Comet Hyakutake More drawings by Geoff Regan […] Continue Reading »