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

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
GSO Newton 8" f/4
Imaging Cameras
Canon EOS 350D / Digital Rebel XT
Mounts
LXD75
Accessories
Teleskop-Service Coma Corrector
Software
PixInsight LE · PHD guiding · DeepSkyStacker · APT - Astro Photography Tool
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Bresser Skylux 70/700
Guiding Cameras
Meade DSI

Acquisition details

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: 14h32m54s.5

DEC center: +54°4518

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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