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    Animation of the transit of Jupiter's Great Red Spot on 16th March 2004. 6" Maksutov Newtonian with 3X Barlow.
    Seeing poor to average. By measuring individual frames, and calibrating my PC's clock, I conclude that the GRS
    crossed the central meridian at 2158UT +- 2 minutes. Note Io coming out of occultation and moving W in first
    few frames. Click on the image to see the animation. (Note file size is 560 kbyte):
    
    
    Animation of the view of Saturn on 2007 Apr 5th. Note the small black and associated white spots moving
    right to left. CM2 of black spot = 7.8degs:
    
    
    Animation of a double white spot on Saturn on 2008 Feb 15th/16th. CM2 of spot = 341.8degs:
    

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