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Comet 168P Hergenrother Animated Gif, 



    
        

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Comet 168P Hergenrother Animated Gif

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher 150PL

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 400D / Digital Rebel XTi

Mounts: Sky-Watcher EQ5 Synscan

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher 9x50 finderscope

Guiding cameras: Philips SPC900NC

Software: EQMOD

Accessory: Sky-Watcher Autofocuser  ·  Sky-Watcher FinderGuider 9x50


Dates:Oct. 7, 2012

Frames: 11x240" (44')

Integration: 44'

Avg. Moon age: 21.42 days

Avg. Moon phase: 57.70%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3580257


Resolution: 800x600

Locations: Garden!, UK, Surrey, United Kingdom

Description

Comet 168P Hergenrother - Animated Gif, (hope this gif post works!)

Taken on 7th October 2012 01:52 GMT

(Comet position: RA 00h:02m:34s, Dec +23:51:26)

gif is made up from 11 sequential exposures, each exposure 4minutes long. So thats how much it travelled in 44 or so minutes.

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