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Comet C/2017 O1 ASASSN

Technical card

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

Imaging camera: Atik 383L+

Resolution: 1200x900

Dates: Aug. 22, 2017

Frames: 6x120"

Integration: 0.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 0.79 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.70% job: 1710670

RA center: 51.639 degrees

DEC center: 3.150 degrees

Pixel scale: 4.169 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 6.827 degrees

Field radius: 0.869 degrees

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


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.

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José J. Chambó

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Comet C/2017 O1 ASASSN, 


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