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Comet C/2012 F6 Lemmon (Sep.23), 



    
        

            José J. Chambó

Comet C/2012 F6 Lemmon (Sep.23)

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Comet C/2012 F6 Lemmon (Sep.23), 



    
        

            José J. Chambó

Comet C/2012 F6 Lemmon (Sep.23)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi TOA 150

Imaging cameras: SBIG ST-8300C

Mounts: Paramount GTS

Software: DeepSkyStacker  ·  PixInsight LE  ·  ACP Observatory Control Software


Dates:Sept. 23, 2013

Frames: 3x180" (9') bin 1x1

Integration: 9'

Avg. Moon age: 18.81 days

Avg. Moon phase: 82.56%

Mean FWHM: 4.55

Temperature: 15.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4344915


Resolution: 1200x911

Locations: Mayhill - New Mexico (USA), Mayhill, New Mexico, United States

Data source: Unknown

Description

The last image I took of the comet C/2012 F6 (Lemmon) before definitely it move away. The dust tail just intuits toward southeast as the comet its faded until magnitude 12. The barred spiral galaxy only at 6' south of the comet is NGC 6701.

Full story in the Blog  Cometografia.es

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Comet C/2012 F6 Lemmon (Sep.23), 



    
        

            José J. Chambó