Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Hercules (Her)
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Comet C/2015 V2 Johnson, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó
Comet C/2015 V2 Johnson
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Comet C/2015 V2 Johnson, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó
Comet C/2015 V2 Johnson
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Planewave 17" CDK

Imaging cameras: FLI Proline 6303E


Dates:March 1, 2017

Frames: 4x300" (20')

Integration: 20'

Avg. Moon age: 3.06 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.26%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1498955

RA center: 16h 16' 41"

DEC center: +46° 13' 33"

Pixel scale: 2.452 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 93.224 degrees

Field radius: 0.491 degrees


Resolution: 1200x800

Description

Comet C/2015 V2 (Johnson) imaged on March 1st 2017, although continues showing a similar morphology, since my last image taken a month ago it shows now a brightness and size increase, dust tail slightly more curved and gassy coma now with a intense green color.

Posted in my Blog Cometografia.es

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Comet C/2015 V2 Johnson, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó

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