Category Archives: Mercury

Morning Apparition of Mercury – October 2001

 Max Western elongation of Mercury at 18° – morning sky MERCURY VENUS MOON DATE TIME (GMT) ALTITUDE ° AZIMUTH ° ALTITUDE ° AZIMUTH ° ALTITUDE ° AZIMUTH ° ALTITUDE ° AZIMUTH ° October 18th 07:03 1.0 103 12.8 108 – – – – October 23rd 07:12 7.6 108 11.6 110 – – – – October […] 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 »

Morning Sky Apparition of Mercury – November/December 1999

Greatest Elongation West On December 3rd at 20.4° MERCURY VENUS MOON DATE TIME (GMT) ALTITUDE ° AZIMUTH ° ALTITUDE ° AZIMUTH ° ALTITUDE ° AZIMUTH ° November 22nd 07hr:03m 4.8 123 27.2 145 * * November 27th 07hr:11m 8.7 129 26.2 149 * * December 2nd 07hr:18m 9.3 132 24.4 150 * * December 4th […] 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 »