Uranus and its satellites       See further down page for an enlarged view

                                    Below is the centre section of the above image enlarged

2007 Sept 4th  from my back garden in Leigh on Sea, Essex, UK
Televue TVNP101 100mm APO refractor 540mm fl.
Sbig ST4 autoguider
Starlight Xpress HX916 CCD camera. No filters
Monochrome image. A stack of 12 x 15 second exposures. 3 min total exposure.

Exposure times were kept very short to avoid losing the inner satellites in the glare of the bright planet. The close up image above is enlarged  by approx 500% and heavily sharpened in Photoshop.

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