Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  NGC 6334  ·  The star Lesath (υSco)  ·  The star Shaula (λSco)
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Cat's Paw Nebula with 252P/LINEAR, 



    
        

            Miles Zhou
Cat's Paw Nebula with 252P/LINEAR
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Cat's Paw Nebula with 252P/LINEAR

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ 106ED f/5 FSQ 106ED f/5


Dates:March 25, 2016

Frames: 23x60"

Integration: 0.4 hours

Avg. Moon age: 16.56 days

Avg. Moon phase: 96.41%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1041751

RA center: 17h 26' 30"

DEC center: -36° 5' 2"

Pixel scale: 3.505 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -178.869 degrees

Field radius: 2.345 degrees


Resolution: 4008x2672

Locations: iTelescope - SSO, Coonabarabran, NSW, Australia

Description

Cat's Paw Nebula meets 252P/LINEAR.

Version B added color for the comet.

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Cat's Paw Nebula with 252P/LINEAR, 



    
        

            Miles Zhou