Contains:  Solar system body or event

Image of the day 03/22/2013

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
    Twilight's Panstarrs, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó

    Image of the day 03/22/2013

    Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
      Twilight's Panstarrs, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó

      Acquisition details

      Dates:
      March 14, 2013
      Frames:
      25×1(25″) ISO800
      6×4(24″) ISO800
      Integration:
      49″
      Darks:
      10
      Flats:
      8
      Bias:
      100
      Avg. Moon age:
      2.64 days
      Avg. Moon phase:
      7.68%

      Basic astrometry details

      Astrometry.net job: 4344936

      Resolution: 1200x800

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

      Data source: Traveller

      Description

      In this image taken on March 14 2013, the comet C/2011 L4 (PANSTARRS) shows a dust tail slightly curved of 1º long, but the dusk light only permits to observe at naked eye your shining coma of first magnitude. The star at right of comet is 51 Piscium at 5.7 magnitude.

      More info in the Blog  Cometografia.es

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      Twilight's Panstarrs, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó