Mars Peter Garbett Image taken: Oct. 29, 2009 Location: Sharnbrook, U.K. Details: As Mars approahced 'The Beehive' I thought I'd take a peek! I was amazed by the detail visible with Mars only 7.77 arcsec in diameter! The battle with cloud and fog was worthwhile. C14 @ F39, Lumenera SKYnyx 2-0M CCD. ©2013, SpaceWeather.com -- This site is penned daily by Dr. Tony Phillips.