Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Taurus (Tau)
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Comet C/2017 O1 ASASSN, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó
Comet C/2017 O1 ASASSN
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Comet C/2017 O1 ASASSN, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó
Comet C/2017 O1 ASASSN
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Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO Newton 8" f/4

Imaging cameras: Atik 383L+


Dates:Aug. 22, 2017

Frames: 6x120" (12')

Integration: 12'

Avg. Moon age: 0.79 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.70%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1710670

RA center: 3h 26' 33"

DEC center: +3° 9' 0"

Pixel scale: 4.169 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 6.827 degrees

Field radius: 0.869 degrees


Resolution: 1200x900

Locations: Vallés - Valencia (Spain), Vallés, Valencia, Spain

Description

Comet C/2017 O1 ASASSN imaged on August 22th 2017 continues evolving. One month after be discovered its brightness has increased until magnitude 9 and its tail continues growing. In this image is evident with 10' lenght, although seems more long and shaped as ionic tail.

Posted in my Blog Cometografia.es

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Comet C/2017 O1 ASASSN, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó

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