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Comet C/2019 Y1 ATLAS, 


            José J. Chambó
Comet C/2019 Y1 ATLAS

Technical card

Resolution: 1200x1200 job: 3218402

RA center: 23h 42' 47"

DEC center: -8° 56' 42"

Pixel scale: 1.825 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.182 degrees

Field radius: 0.430

Data source: Unknown


Comet C/2019 Y1 (ATLAS) @ January 27,2020 19:59 UT

Comet C/2019 Y1 (ATLAS) imaged on 2020 January 27, month and a half after be discovered when had magnitude 17. Increasing rapidly its brightness in this image had already in magnitude 11,5 and will be observable with small telescopes and perhaps binoculars on March. It have a gassy coma with turquoise color very difuse with 2 arcminutes in angular size.

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José J. Chambó
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Sky plot

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Comet C/2019 Y1 ATLAS, 


            José J. Chambó