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C/2013 UQ4 Catalina (Jul.21,2014), 


            José J. Chambó

C/2013 UQ4 Catalina (Jul.21,2014)

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  ·  Jasc Software Paintshop Pro  ·  PixInsight LE  ·  Cartes du Ciel  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool

Accessory: Teleskop-Service Coma Corrector

Dates:July 21, 2014

Frames: 25x120"

Integration: 0.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 24.52 days

Avg. Moon phase: 25.84%

Basic astrometry details job: 4235545

Resolution: 900x1200

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

Data source: Unknown


The comet C/2013 UQ4 Catalina on July 21, 2013 with a magnitude near 10, two weeks after its perihelion is one magnitude fainter than back then. Although is more faint, still is registered a short tail of dust toward southeast with 7' long. The galaxy at north is NGC 5772 with magnitude 12.8.

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C/2013 UQ4 Catalina (Jul.21,2014), 


            José J. Chambó