Observing Planets: Optimising your View

Robert J Dalby FRAS of The Astronomy and Nature Centre explains how to observe planets.

Getting consistently good views of planets and other targets in the night sky can seem a bit hit and miss to the new telescope user. In this video look at a couple of the most basic variables that can affect the resolution and detail seen in planetary observation. Learn how and when to address the target to optimise image quality with any telescope.

Posted on September 1, 2014, in Learn Science, Telescopes, Understand Science, Videos and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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