Pluto ( not a planet? )
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Pluto orbits beyond the orbit of Neptune (usually). It is much smaller than any of the official planets and now classified as a "dwarf planet". Pluto is smaller than seven of the solar system's moons (the Moon, Io, Europa, Ganymede, Callisto, Titan and Triton). orbit: 5,913,520,000 km (39.5 AU) from the Sun (average) diameter: 2274 km mass: 1.27e22 kg
My best to date Pluto.

Date and Time:
08-9-2006 1008 UT
Camera:
ATIK2C
Telescope:
Celestron cpc800 series
Capture Software:
K3Tools / gain=90 Shutter=1/30 - 1 avi @ 12 FPS
Processing Software:
Registax / Photoshop
Location:
Burleson ,Texas