Saturn – Moons

Saturn with moons

Saturn as seen on May 28, 2016 overexposed to show five of its brightest moons. Left to right: Rhea, Tethys (center, close to Saturn), Titan (center, farther away from Saturn), Enceladus, Dione.

  • Date – 28 May 2016
  • Location – Backyard
  • Telescope – Meade 8” SCT @ f/10 (2000mm focal length)
  • Camera – Canon T3i
  • Guiding – None
  • Mount – Meade LX50 wedge/tripod
  • Exposures: Single frame, 10s @ ISO 3200
  • Processing – GIMP

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