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Contains:  Beehive cluster, M 44, NGC 2632, Part of the constellation Cancer (Cnc), Praesepe, The star Asellus Australis (δCnc), The star Asellus Borealis (γCnc), The star ηCnc, The star θCnc, The star ιCnc, The star νCnc, The star ξCnc, The star ο1Cnc, The star ρ2Cnc, The star τCnc
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Comet C/2018 Y1 Iwamoto near Praesepe, 


            Dominique Callant
Comet C/2018 Y1 Iwamoto near Praesepe
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Comet C/2018 Y1 Iwamoto near Praesepe

Technical card

Dates:Feb. 15, 2019

Frames:Optolong UHC: 70x60" ISO1600 bin 1x1

Integration: 1.2 hours

Darks: ~25

Flats: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 10.03 days

Avg. Moon phase: 76.71%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

Mean SQM: 17.65

Basic astrometry details job: 2535051

RA center: 8h 52' 49"

DEC center: +21° 49' 15"

Pixel scale: 20.552 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 358.933 degrees

Field radius: 10.044 degrees

Resolution: 1845x2996

Locations: home backyard, Houthalen, Limburg, Belgium

Data source: Backyard



Dominique Callant
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Comet C/2018 Y1 Iwamoto near Praesepe, 


            Dominique Callant

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