Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  The star οAri
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Comet C/2018 N2 ASASSN, 


            José J. Chambó
Comet C/2018 N2 ASASSN
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO Newton 8" f/4

Imaging cameras: Atik 383L+

Mounts: LXD75

Guiding cameras: Meade DSI

Software: PixInsight 1.8

Filters: Astrodon Series 2 LRGB

Accessory: Teleskop-Service Coma Corrector

Dates:Aug. 3, 2019

Astrodon B Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 1x120" bin 2x2
Astrodon G Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 1x120" bin 2x2
Astrodon L Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 5x180" bin 1x1
Astrodon R Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 1x120" bin 2x2

Integration: 0.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.75 days

Avg. Moon phase: 8.34%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2859867

RA center: 2h 43' 29"

DEC center: +15° 47' 13"

Pixel scale: 4.285 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.642 degrees

Field radius: 0.895 degrees

Resolution: 1200x906

Locations: Hoya Redonda - Valencia (Spain), Enguera, Valencia, Spain

Data source: Traveller


C/2018 N2 (ASASSN) @ August 3,2019 02:59 UT

Comet C/2018 N2 (ASASSN) imaged on August 3, 2019, with a visual magnitude near 13 the comet shows its curved dust tail with an angular lenght of some 7 arcminutes. The brightest star into field is Omicron Arietis with a brightnes of magnitude 6.

Acquisition details:
Telescope GSO 8" N f/3.8.
Camera Atik 383L+.
Exposure 21 min. (L=5x180 bin1 + RGB=1x120 bin2).
From Hoya Redonda, Valencia (Spain).
Processed with PixInsight.

José J. Chambó (www.cometografia.es)

More info at Cometografia.es 



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Comet C/2018 N2 ASASSN, 


            José J. Chambó

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