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Comet Garradd on Lynx, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó
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Comet Garradd on Lynx, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO Newton 8" f/4

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 350D / Digital Rebel XT

Mounts: LXD75

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Bresser Skylux 70/700

Guiding cameras: Meade DSI

Software: PHD guiding  ·  DeepSkyStacker  ·  PixInsight LE  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool

Accessory: Teleskop-Service Coma Corrector


Dates:March 25, 2012

Frames: 1x175" (2' 55") ISO400

Integration: 2' 55"

Darks: 8

Flats: 10

Bias: 100

Avg. Moon age: 2.61 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.51%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 7.00

Mean SQM: 18.90

Mean FWHM: 3.97


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4344955


Resolution: 1280x1024

Locations: Vallés - Valencia (Spain), Vallés, Valencia, Spain

Data source: Unknown

Description

The comet Garradd through the Lynx mark twenty five minutes to eleven: the short and most wide tail of dust toward upper left, and the most narrow and long tail of gas toward down left.

More info on the Blog  Cometografia.es(in Spanish)

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Comet Garradd on Lynx, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó