Project Description

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Project: Jovian Planet Observation

Tier: 1

Location: ahso

Other information, requirements, or equipment you must supply (may be blank): planet observation form (pdf)

Observe Jupiter, Saturn, or an another planet approved in advance by your GSI through a telescope. Fill out the planet observation form. Mack you sketch as clear and detailed as possible. Include things like surface features, ring divisions, moons, and background stars. Identify as many of these things as possible. In you description and notes, include comments on things like shadows, sharpness, and color in addition to explaining how you identified things. You may not use the same observation for a telescope observation. It may be repeated by observing a different approved planet.