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Comet C/2016 R2 PANSTARRS, 


            José J. Chambó
Comet C/2016 R2 PANSTARRS

Technical card

Resolution: 1200x600

Dates:March 6, 2018

Frames: 4x180"

Integration: 0.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 19.39 days

Avg. Moon phase: 77.70% job: 1971111

RA center: 61.677 degrees

DEC center: 31.540 degrees

Pixel scale: 3.095 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.872 degrees

Field radius: 0.577 degrees


Comet C/2016 R2 (PANSTARRS) photographed on March 6, 2018 seems less active in spite of be still to two months of perihelion, although keeps its appearance with a small coma from which departs a blue narrow ionic tail that is opening in distance.

Posted in my Blog 



José J. Chambó
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Comet C/2016 R2 PANSTARRS, 


            José J. Chambó

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