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Comet 46P/Wirtanen, 



    
        

            alphaastro (Rüdiger)
Comet 46P/Wirtanen
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Comet 46P/Wirtanen

Technical card


Dates:Dec. 15, 2018

Frames:Astrodon Gen2E Lum: 36x60" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 0.6 hours

Darks: ~24

Flats: ~24

Bias: ~24

Avg. Moon age: 7.40 days

Avg. Moon phase: 50.23%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3413853

RA center: 3h 55' 24"

DEC center: +19° 47' 52"

Pixel scale: 6.069 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 355.350 degrees

Field radius: 2.852 degrees


Resolution: 2637x2119

Locations: My Garden, Bergkamen, NRW, Germany

Data source: Backyard

Description

My second picture of the comet was taken in very bad conditions

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Comet 46P/Wirtanen, 



    
        

            alphaastro (Rüdiger)