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Comet 41P/Tuttle-Giacobini-Kresak, 


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

Technical card

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

Imaging camera:Atik 383L+

Resolution: 1200x900

Dates:June 21, 2017

Frames: 240x5"

Integration: 0.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.48 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.14% job: 1761584

RA center: 274.347 degrees

DEC center: 1.605 degrees

Pixel scale: 4.286 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 5.844 degrees

Field radius: 0.893 degrees

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


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 



José J. Chambó
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Sky plot


Comet 41P/Tuttle-Giacobini-Kresak, 


            José J. Chambó

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