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[Gif] Comet 21P/Giacobini-Zinner passing the Cygnus Wall, 





    
        

            brent1123
[Gif] Comet 21P/Giacobini-Zinner passing the Cygnus Wall

[Gif] Comet 21P/Giacobini-Zinner passing the Cygnus Wall

Technical card

Resolution: 600x400

Dates:July 7, 2018

Frames: 31x600"

Integration: 5.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 23.31 days

Avg. Moon phase: 37.78%

Astrometry.net job: 2303348

RA center: 315.018 degrees

DEC center: 43.202 degrees

Pixel scale: 7.327 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 98.945 degrees

Field radius: 0.734 degrees

Locations: Kechi, Wichita, KS, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

While processing my NGC 7000 data, I remembered I had captured the passing of comet 21P while it was still around magnitude 13. I compiled a short gif of its movements, which appear on the right side above the center line. Movement represents about 5 hours

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[Gif] Comet 21P/Giacobini-Zinner passing the Cygnus Wall, 





    
        

            brent1123