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Comet 2014 Q2 - Lovejoy - Animation - The animation starts 5 seconds after Loading., 





    
        

            Eric Coles (coles44)
Comet 2014 Q2 - Lovejoy - Animation - The animation starts 5 seconds after Loading.

Comet 2014 Q2 - Lovejoy - Animation - The animation starts 5 seconds after Loading.

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Celestron Edge HD 8

Imaging camera:SBIG STT-8300M

Mount:Astro-Physics Mach1AP GTO with GTOCP3

Guiding telescope or lens:Celestron Edge HD 8

Guiding camera:SBIG STT-8300M

Focal reducer:Celestron 0.7x Focal Reducer

Software:Photoshop CS5Pixinsight 1.8Maxim DL Pro 5

Resolution: 600x600

Dates:Jan. 30, 2015

Frames:
Baader B 36mm: 77x30" bin 2x2
Baader G 36mm: 77x30" bin 2x2
Baader R 36mm: 77x30" bin 2x2

Integration: 1.9 hours

Avg. Moon age: 10.64 days

Avg. Moon phase: 81.94%

Astrometry.net job: 529699

RA center: 35.277 degrees

DEC center: 38.368 degrees

Orientation: 1.711 degrees

Field radius: 0.264 degrees

Locations: Deep Sky West, Rowe, New Mexico, United States

Description

This is a three-hour animation of Comet Lovejoy. Wait five seconds for the animation to begin. The start and end position of the comet are shown on the first and then last frames.

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Eric Coles (coles44)
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons
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Comet 2014 Q2 - Lovejoy - Animation - The animation starts 5 seconds after Loading., 





    
        

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