Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Ursa Major (UMa)  ·  Contains:  Solar system body or event
Comet C/2020 F3 Neowise, 


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Comet C/2020 F3 Neowise

Technical card

Dates:July 18, 2020

Integration: 0.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.26 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.72%

Astrometry.net job: 3682065

RA center: 9h 9' 41"

DEC center: +48° 41' 55"

Pixel scale: 4.999 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 49.965 degrees

Field radius: 3.749 degrees

Resolution: 4528x2944

Data source: Backyard


Taken with a DSLR, my Canon 50d, on a tripod with no tracking. Back to real old-school for this one. This was 31 exposures of 1 second each. A 2 second shutter delay was used to avoid mirror slap. Processing was done in PixInsight. ISO was 1600. Lens was a 70-200 f4/L working at f/4 and 200mm.


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Comet C/2020 F3 Neowise,