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Comet C/2015 V2 Johnson

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens: Planewave 17" CDK

Imaging camera: FLI Proline 6303E

Resolution: 1200x800

Dates: March 1, 2017

Frames: 4x300"

Integration: 0.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.52 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.03%

Astrometry.net job: 1498955

RA center: 244.172 degrees

DEC center: 46.226 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.452 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 93.224 degrees

Field radius: 0.491 degrees

Description

Comet C/2015 V2 (Johnson) imaged on March 1st 2017, although continues showing a similar morphology, since my last image taken a month ago it shows now a brightness and size increase, dust tail slightly more curved and gassy coma now with a intense green color.

Posted in my Blog Cometografia.es 

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José J. Chambó
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