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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:Planewave 20 CDK

Imaging cameras:FLI PL-09000

Mounts:Paramount PME

Software:MaximDL5PixInsight 1.8

Filters:Astrodon Series 2 LRGB

Dates:Aug. 10, 2019

B: 1x50" bin 3x3
G: 1x50" bin 3x3
L: 5x50" bin 2x2
R: 1x50" bin 3x3

Integration: 0.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 10.13 days

Avg. Moon phase: 77.57%

Basic astrometry details job: 2865180

RA center: 2h 42' 59"

DEC center: +17° 33' 54"

Pixel scale: 1.433 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.435 degrees

Field radius: 0.430 degrees

Resolution: 1528x1528

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: Slooh


C/2018 N2 (ASASSN) @ August 10,2019 04:32 UT

Comet C/2018 N2 (ASASSN) image on August 10, 2019 with more resolution. With a slight increase of brightness until magnitude 12.5 its appearance barely has changed with its 1 arcminute coma which contains a sharp central condensation and its curved dust tail with more that 5 arcminutes lenght.

Acquisition details:
Telescope Planewave 20" CDK f/6.8
Camera FLI PL09000
Exposure 6.7 min. (L=5x50 bin2 + RGB=1x50 bin3)
From Slooh Teide Observatory, Canary Islands (Spain)
Procesed with PixInsight

Martin Vd Dussen and José J. Chambó (obtaining)
José J. Chambó (processing)
Slooh (resources)

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Comet C/2018 N2 ASASSN, 


            José J. Chambó