Celestial hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Lynx (Lyn)
Comet 46P / Wirtanen, 



    
        

            Mike Oates
Comet 46P / Wirtanen
Powered byPixInsight

Comet 46P / Wirtanen

Comet 46P / Wirtanen, 



    
        

            Mike Oates
Comet 46P / Wirtanen
Powered byPixInsight

Comet 46P / Wirtanen

Acquisition details

Dates:
Jan. 2, 2019
Frames:
Blue: 11×60(11′) bin 2×2
Green: 11×60(11′) bin 2×2
Red: 11×60(11′) bin 2×2
Integration:
33′
Avg. Moon age:
26.22 days
Avg. Moon phase:
11.92%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
8.00
Mean SQM:
18.65

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2450531

RA center: 07h15m10s.1

DEC center: +57°5349

Pixel scale: 2.875 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.240 degrees

Field radius: 0.867 degrees

Resolution: 1664x1396

File size: 2.6 MB

Locations: The Hills Observatory, Manchester, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard

Description

Taken on the first night of the new year (early am on the 2nd Jan)

Comments

Sky plot

Sky plot

Histogram

Comet 46P / Wirtanen, 



    
        

            Mike Oates