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Searchable Planetary Images Database dating back to 1890

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This is an excellent resource I stumbled across for anyone interested in early planetary images. It has a searchable database of images from several observatories around the world.

www.lesia.obspm.fr/BDIP/index.php

Its pretty amazing to see the early pics of Jupiter taken back in the 1890s as compared to now.

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For example this pic of Jupiter from 1891 clearly shows how much the GRS has shrunk
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Last edit: 9 years 2 months ago by jmckeon. Reason: adding an image
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