A. Hale, San Diego, CA, writes that his visual observations from Palomar Mountain (0.2-m reflector) on Aug. 2.19 and 19.17 UT showed a faint, diffuse glow (m1 ~ 12, diameter ~ 1'.5) with some condensation. The observations were difficult at low altitude.
International Astronomical Union Circular
- Pub Date:
- September 1981