Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Virgo (Vir)
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Comet C/2018 V1 Macholz-Fujikawa-Iwamoto, 20181118, 



    
        

            Geert Vandenbulcke
Comet C/2018 V1 Macholz-Fujikawa-Iwamoto, 20181118
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Comet C/2018 V1 Macholz-Fujikawa-Iwamoto, 20181118

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Comet C/2018 V1 Macholz-Fujikawa-Iwamoto, 20181118, 



    
        

            Geert Vandenbulcke
Comet C/2018 V1 Macholz-Fujikawa-Iwamoto, 20181118
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Comet C/2018 V1 Macholz-Fujikawa-Iwamoto, 20181118

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Takahashi TOA-150B
Imaging Cameras
SBIG STT-3200ME
Mounts
Astro-Physics 1200GTO
Filters
Baader Luminance
Accessories
TS-Optics TSFlat2.5
Software
Adobe Photoshop · Diffraction Limited Maxim DL · NOIRLab/IPAC/ESA/STScI/CfA FITS Liberator
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Takahashi TOA-150B
Guiding Cameras
SBIG STT-3200ME

Acquisition details

Dates:
Nov. 18, 2018
Frames:
15x120" (30')
Integration:
30'
Avg. Moon age:
10.00 days
Avg. Moon phase:
76.42%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2376249

RA center: 13h32m35s.5

DEC center: -00°5103

Pixel scale: 1.285 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.552 degrees

Field radius: 0.471 degrees

Resolution: 2112x1582

Locations: Home Observatory, Koksijde, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

Data source: Backyard

Description

Most probably my last image of this object, coming too close to the Sun and too low in the morning twilight sky.

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Comet C/2018 V1 Macholz-Fujikawa-Iwamoto, 20181118, 



    
        

            Geert Vandenbulcke