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Comet 41P/Tuttle-Giacobini-Kresak, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó
Comet 41P/Tuttle-Giacobini-Kresak
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Comet 41P/Tuttle-Giacobini-Kresak, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó
Comet 41P/Tuttle-Giacobini-Kresak
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO Newton 8" f/4

Imaging cameras: Atik 383L+


Dates:June 21, 2017

Frames: 240x5" (20')

Integration: 20'

Avg. Moon age: 26.48 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.14%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1761584

RA center: 18h17m23s

DEC center: +01°3618

Pixel scale: 4.286 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 5.844 degrees

Field radius: 0.893 degrees


Resolution: 1200x900

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

Description

Moving away from the Sun lost quickly brightness, until magnitude 10.5 in this image in which still is seen its coma with 5′ diameter, faint, little condensed and elongated shape, on the Milky Way background.

Posted in my Blog Cometografia.es

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Comet 41P/Tuttle-Giacobini-Kresak, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó

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