Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Boötes (Boo)  ·  Contains:  Solar system body or event
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Comet C/2011 F1 (LINEAR) on May 2012, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó
Comet C/2011 F1 (LINEAR) on May 2012
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Comet C/2011 F1 (LINEAR) on May 2012

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Comet C/2011 F1 (LINEAR) on May 2012, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó
Comet C/2011 F1 (LINEAR) on May 2012
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Comet C/2011 F1 (LINEAR) on May 2012

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:May 22, 2012

Frames: 6x120" (12') ISO800

Integration: 12'

Darks: 15

Flats: 10

Bias: 100

Avg. Moon age: 1.36 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.07%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

Mean SQM: 19.40

Mean FWHM: 4.35

Temperature: 19.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4344954

RA center: 14h 32' 54"

DEC center: +54° 45' 18"

Pixel scale: 1.747 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.662 degrees

Field radius: 0.350 degrees


Resolution: 1200x800

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

Data source: Unknown

Description

The comet C/2011 F1 (LINEAR) on May 22 2012 with 12.5 magnitude. The image shows a moderately condensed coma and lightly elongated toward SW of near 0.5' diameter.

More info in the Blog  Cometografia.es

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Comet C/2011 F1 (LINEAR) on May 2012, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó

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