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Comet C/2018 N2 (ASASSN), 





    
        

            José J. Chambó
Comet C/2018 N2 (ASASSN)

Technical card

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

Imaging camera:Atik 383L+

Mount:LXD75

Guiding camera:Meade DSI

Software:PixInsight 1.8

Filter:Astrodon Series 2 LRGB

Accessory:Teleskop-Service Coma Corrector

Resolution: 1200x905

Dates:Sept. 1, 2019

Frames:
B: 1x90" bin 3x3
G: 1x90" bin 2x2
L: 5x180" bin 2x2
R: 1x90" bin 3x3

Integration: 0.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.42 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.47%

Astrometry.net job: 2931201

RA center: 38.444 degrees

DEC center: 23.517 degrees

Pixel scale: 4.298 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 5.996 degrees

Field radius: 0.897 degrees

Data source: Traveller

Description

Object/Date:
C/2018 N2 (ASASSN) @ September 1,2019 03:00 UT

Description:
Comet C/2018 N2 (ASASSN) imaged on September 1st 2019 with a brightness in magnitude 12. Since my previous image taken twenty days before, its coma has increase size from 1 to 1.5 arcminutes keeping a strong central condensation. Dust tail also increased lenght from 5 to 10 arcminutes.

Acquisition details:
Telescope GSO 8" N f/3.8.
Camera Atik 383L+.
Exposure 19.5 min. (L=5x180 bin2 + RGB=1x90 bin3).
From Hoya Redonda, Valencia (Spain).
Processed with PixInsight.

Post and image link:
http://cometografia.es/2018n2-asassn-20190901/

Credits:
José J. Chambó (www.cometografia.es)

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Comet C/2018 N2 (ASASSN), 





    
        

            José J. Chambó

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