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Comet 41P Tuttle–Giacobini–Kresák with Galaxy NGC 6015, 



    
        

            Miles Zhou
Comet 41P Tuttle–Giacobini–Kresák with Galaxy NGC 6015
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Comet 41P Tuttle–Giacobini–Kresák with Galaxy NGC 6015

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi TOA-150

Mounts: Paramount PME

Software: Adobe Lightroom CC  ·  Adobe Photoshop CC  ·  PixInsight for Mac

Filters: Astrodon RGB


Dates:April 9, 2017

Frames:Astrodon RGB: 15x60" -20C bin 2x2

Integration: 0.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 13.12 days

Avg. Moon phase: 96.98%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1531105

RA center: 15h 48' 0"

DEC center: +62° 41' 31"

Pixel scale: 3.343 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 271.530 degrees

Field radius: 1.118 degrees


Resolution: 2004x1336

Locations: iTelescope - Spain, Nerpio, Spain

Description

41P/Tuttle–Giacobini–Kresák is a periodic comet in the Solar System. The comet nucleus is estimated to be 1.4 kilometers in diameter.

The image was taken by a Takihashi TOA-150 hosted by iTelescope (T16).

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Comet 41P Tuttle–Giacobini–Kresák with Galaxy NGC 6015, 



    
        

            Miles Zhou