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Equipment Details:

8" Skywatcher Flextube Dobsonian
2.5X Televue Powermater
EQ Platform
SvBony UV/IR Filter

Post-processing Details:

Captured in Sharpcap at 78FPS, Gain 304, Exposure: 12.9420ms, 13216 Frames stacked 55% in Autostakkert, Wavelets in Registax, fine tuning in PS.

Image Details:

Saturn rings tilt

The outer solar system gas giant Saturn has an axial tilt of 27 degrees. I have been imaging Saturn since 2020, here's a compilation of images from each year showing the tilt of Saturn's rings from our perspective.