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Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  Solar system body or event
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C/2020 F3 NEOWISE, 


            Russell Valentine


Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Asahi Pentax Takumar 50mm f/1.8

Imaging cameras: Canon T3i 600D Canon 600d

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Meade 8X50 finder scope

Software: Darktable  ·  INDI/Ekos  ·  GIMP  ·  SIRIL  ·  PHD II

Dates:July 22, 2020

Integration: 0.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 1.90 days

Avg. Moon phase: 4.04%

Basic astrometry details job: 3697794

RA center: 10h 46' 21"

DEC center: +47° 4' 48"

Pixel scale: 39.517 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 269.911 degrees

Field radius: 11.446 degrees

Resolution: 1784x1080

Locations: Farpoint, Eskridge, Kansas, United States

Data source: Backyard


Stacked 80 x 15s shots. My guide settings were off so dithering wasn't working during these captures. But with all the clouds that week I'm glad I got something.



Russell Valentine
License: Attribution Creative Commons

Sky plot

Sky plot


C/2020 F3 NEOWISE, 


            Russell Valentine