Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Puppis (Pup)

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    cometa C/2014 Q2 Lovejoy del 15/12/2014, 



    
        

            Rolando Ligustri
    cometa C/2014 Q2 Lovejoy del 15/12/2014
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    cometa C/2014 Q2 Lovejoy del 15/12/2014

    Technical card

    Imaging telescopes or lenses: Planewave Instruments Planewave 20" CDK

    Imaging cameras: FLI ProLine 9000

    Mounts: Paramount ME

    Software: Astro Art 5.0  ·  Photo Shop CS5

    Filters: Astrodon Series E L


    Dates:Dec. 15, 2014

    Frames: 2x120" (4')

    Integration: 4'

    Avg. Moon age: 23.01 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 40.88%


    Basic astrometry details

    Astrometry.net job: 470357

    RA center: 06h46m29s

    DEC center: -39°4630

    Orientation: 177.186 degrees

    Field radius: 0.656 degrees


    Resolution: 620x620

    Locations: Siding Spring-Itelescope.net, Siding Spring, Australia

    Description

    dal weekend la cometa ha superato la soglia della 6^ mag , quindi continua ad aumentare più del previsto

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    cometa C/2014 Q2 Lovejoy del 15/12/2014, 



    
        

            Rolando Ligustri