Jupiter and Io

Jupiter is so huge when compared to Io in this image. Wonder how it would feel to look up  at the sky from Io and see a giant planet occupying almost 30% of the dark space.

And the gravitational pull of Jupiter will probably make your hair literally stand up 🙂

Image Acquisition Details:

Camera: Canon Rebel T4i

Telescope: Celestron EdgeHD 800

Barlow: Televue 2.5x

Exposure: 1/30th of a second

Frames: 1000 frames stacked with Registax





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