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 cameras: FLI ProLine PL11002M


Dates:April 5, 2017

Frames: 4x180" (12')

Integration: 12'

Avg. Moon age: 9.17 days

Avg. Moon phase: 68.52%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1605019

RA center: 16h 28' 23"

DEC center: +47° 38' 6"

Pixel scale: 2.742 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 91.329 degrees

Field radius: 0.549 degrees


Resolution: 1200x800

Locations: Mayhill - New Mexico (USA), Mayhill, New Mexico, United States

Description

Comet C/2015 V2 (Johnson) imaged on April 5th 2017, shows a greenish coma with a diameter 10 arcminutes wide and a dust tail extending about 20 arcminutes long toward northwest. The comet was shinning at that time with magnitude 9.

Posted in my Blog Cometografia.es

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Comet C/2015 V2 Johnson, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó

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