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Comet C/2013 R1 Lovejoy (Nov.3,2013), 



    
        

            José J. Chambó

Comet C/2013 R1 Lovejoy (Nov.3,2013)

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Comet C/2013 R1 Lovejoy (Nov.3,2013), 



    
        

            José J. Chambó

Comet C/2013 R1 Lovejoy (Nov.3,2013)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO Newton 8" f/4

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 350D / Digital Rebel XT

Mounts: LXD75

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Bresser Skylux 70/700

Guiding cameras: Meade DSI

Software: PHD guiding  ·  DeepSkyStacker  ·  Jasc Software Paintshop Pro  ·  PixInsight LE  ·  Cartes du Ciel  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool

Accessory: Teleskop-Service Coma Corrector


Dates:Nov. 3, 2013

Frames: 7x180" (21') ISO1600

Integration: 21'

Darks: 7

Flats: 11

Bias: 100

Avg. Moon age: 29.49 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.00%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Mean SQM: 20.60

Mean FWHM: 4.52

Temperature: 13.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4344911


Resolution: 1200x800

Locations: Benali - Valencia (Spain), Enguera, Valencia, Spain

Data source: Unknown

Description

The comet C/2013 R1 Lovejoy in early November, 2013 with a brightness of 6.5 magnitude shows a powerful turquoise coma and start to emit gassy filaments toward northwest.

Posted in my Blog Cometografia.es

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Comet C/2013 R1 Lovejoy (Nov.3,2013), 



    
        

            José J. Chambó

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