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Comet 62P/Tsuchinshan, 


        José J. Chambó
Comet 62P/Tsuchinshan

Technical card

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

Imaging camera:Atik 383L+

Resolution: 1200x900

Dates: Nov. 19, 2017

Frames: 4x180"

Integration: 0.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 0.92 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.95% job: 1835256

RA center: 168.660 degrees

DEC center: 10.787 degrees

Pixel scale: 4.293 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 355.528 degrees

Field radius: 0.894 degrees

Locations: Hoya Redonda - Valencia (Spain), Enguera, Valencia, Spain

Data source: Unknown


Comet 62P/Tsuchinshan photographed on November 19th 2017, three days after perihelion. In its maximum shining with approx magnitude 10, shows a green coma of 6' diameter and a faint tail near 7' long toward right.

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José J. Chambó
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Comet 62P/Tsuchinshan, 


        José J. Chambó