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Comet 41P/Tuttle-Giacobini-Kresak, 


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

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:GSO Newton 8" f/4

Imaging camera:Canon EOS 100D

Resolution: 1200x800

Dates:Feb. 25, 2017

Frames: 4x240"

Integration: 0.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 28.37 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.52% job: 1481180

RA center: 145.239 degrees

DEC center: 25.147 degrees

Pixel scale: 5.262 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 178.015 degrees

Field radius: 1.054 degrees

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


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.

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


            José J. Chambó

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