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Comet 46P/Wirtanen, 





    
        

            Andrew Barton

Comet 46P/Wirtanen

Technical card

Resolution: 2944x2388

Date:Dec. 13, 2018

Frames: 40

FPS: 0.01700

Focal length: 550

Locations: Backyard, Tucson, Arizona, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

I took advantage of the only clear night available near the peak of 46P/Wirtanen for this image. Unfortunaly it is not a very interesting comet with it's tail facing away from us. But it was a great opprotunity to work on my comet processing.

This image is made from 40, 60 second exposures captured unguided. All processing was done in PixInsight.

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Andrew Barton
License: Attribution Creative Commons
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Comet 46P/Wirtanen, 





    
        

            Andrew Barton

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