Planets at the Tuomi Observatory

Home Page - Pictures with Canon Rebel 350D unless otherwise noted

Mercury Venus and Mercury
March 31, 2010
0.4 sec ISO 1600, 55mm lens
Cropped to half size
Mercury Mercury
July 27, 2006
Canon A75 camera afocal
1/8 sec ISO 200
200mm F/6 Newtonian 294x

Venus Venus
October 30, 2010
6 deg from the sun
10 x 1/4000 sec ISO 200
F/5 300mm Newtonian
Orbit Orbit of Venus
Dec 7, 2005 - Oct 1, 2006
Canon A75 Camera afocal

Mars Mars
November 5, 2005
Canon A75 camera afocal
156 x 1/200 sec ISO 400
200mm F/6 Newtonian 294x

More pictures from 2005

Mars/M44 Mars/M44
Mars in the beehive
May 23, 2008
30 sec ISO 1600
F/5 80mm refractor

Jupiter Jupiter
September 25, 2010
Ganymede's shadow + Great Red Spot
4 x 1/20 sec ISO 800
300mm F/5 Newtonian

Jupiter's moons
September 5, 2009
1/10 sec ISO 800

Jupiter May 11, 2006
Ganymede and shadow
Logitech QuickCam Pro 4000
436 frames stacked
200mm F/6 Newtonian

Saturn Saturn
March 31, 2006
Canon A75 camera afocal
138 x 1/20 sec ISO 400
200mm F/6 Newtonian 294x
Saturn March 27, 2009
11 x 1/200 sec ISO 1600
300mm F/5 Newtonian

Saturn's moons
2 sec ISO 1600


Uranus Uranus and Jupiter
September 26, 2010
Canon SX120 camera 1 sec
300mm F/5 Newtonian
Neptune Neptune and Jupiter
July 6, 2009
1 sec ISO 1600
300mm F/5 Newtonian

Pluto Pluto
May 31 - June 2, 2006
Canon A75 camera afocal 15 sec
200mm F/6 Newtonian
Vesta Vesta June 6, 2007
20 sec ISO 1600
F/3.6 110mm lens

Photos by Tenho Tuomi, Saskatchewan, Canada
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