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Comet 41P/Tuttle-Giacobini-Kresak, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó
Comet 41P/Tuttle-Giacobini-Kresak
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Comet 41P/Tuttle-Giacobini-Kresak, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó
Comet 41P/Tuttle-Giacobini-Kresak
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Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO Newton 8" f/4

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 100D


Dates:Feb. 25, 2017

Frames: 4x240" (16')

Integration: 16'

Avg. Moon age: 28.37 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.52%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1481180

RA center: 9h 40' 57"

DEC center: +25° 8' 49"

Pixel scale: 5.262 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 178.015 degrees

Field radius: 1.054 degrees


Resolution: 1200x800

Locations: Hoya Redonda - Valencia (Spain), Enguera, Valencia, Spain

Description

Comet 41P/Tuttle-Giacobini-Kresak imaged on February 25th 2017 shows a coma with a diameter of 7 arcminutes and green-bluish color. At the moment of taking this image the comet had a brightness around magnitude 10.

Posted in my Blog Cometografia.es

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Comet 41P/Tuttle-Giacobini-Kresak, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó

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