Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Cetus (Cet)  ·  Contains:  Solar system body or event
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Comet ISON on Serra Grossa, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó
Comet ISON on Serra Grossa
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Comet ISON on Serra Grossa, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó
Comet ISON on Serra Grossa
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sigma 35-135mm f/3.5-4.5

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 350D / Digital Rebel XT

Mounts: Fixed tripod

Software: PixInsight LE  ·  MaximDL5


Dates:Nov. 22, 2013

Frames: 30x4" (2') ISO1600

Integration: 2'

Darks: 12

Flats: 6

Bias: 100

Avg. Moon age: 19.19 days

Avg. Moon phase: 79.46%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4344907

RA center: 1h 14' 14"

DEC center: -7° 34' 30"

Pixel scale: 0.081 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.946 degrees

Field radius: 0.016 degrees


Resolution: 1200x800

Locations: Vallés - Valencia (Spain), Vallés, Valencia, Spain

Data source: Backyard

Description

Comet ISON on November 22, 2013 one of the last images before desintegrate 6 days after during perihelion. Its brightness was at magnitude 4, although the light from dawn fill the sky already, can be perceived a tail of 2º long in shape of a narrow "V". The most brilliant object at left of image is the planet Mercury.

Posted in my Blog Cometografia.es

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Comet ISON on Serra Grossa, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó

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