Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cassiopeia (Cas)
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Comet C/2017 T2 PANSTARRS, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó
Comet C/2017 T2 PANSTARRS
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Comet C/2017 T2 PANSTARRS, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó
Comet C/2017 T2 PANSTARRS
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Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3312343

RA center: 02h06m02s.2

DEC center: +60°1015

Pixel scale: 4.291 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 3.224 degrees

Field radius: 0.896 degrees


Resolution: 1200x906

Data source: Unknown

Description

Object/Date:

C/2017 T2 (PANSTARRS) @ February 22,2020 19:36 UT

Description:

Comet C/2017 T2 PANSTARRS imaged on 2020 February 22, finally at first-hand from Sierra Enguera. With a brightness at magnitude 9 above a populated Milky Way background between Perseus and Cassiopeia, its strong green coma has 10 arcminutes angular size and its dust tail also some 10 arcminutes in lenght.

Credits:

José J. Chambó (www.cometografia.es)

Data and link to image:

https://cometografia.es/2017t2-panstarrs-20200222/

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Comet C/2017 T2 PANSTARRS, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó