Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cassiopeia (Cas)
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Comet C/2017 T2 PANSTARRS, 


            José J. Chambó
Comet C/2017 T2 PANSTARRS
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Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3399607

RA center: 2h 6' 24"

DEC center: +59° 23' 24"

Pixel scale: 4.294 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.563 degrees

Field radius: 0.897 degrees

Resolution: 1200x906

Data source: Unknown


C/2017 T2 (PANSTARRS) @ February 16,2020 20:14 UT

Comet C/2017 T2 PANSTARRS imaged on 2020 February 16 on a Milky Way dense star field between constellations Cassiopeia and Perseus, the comet had then a brightness at magnitude 9 showing a faint external green coma very gassy with some 5 arcminutes angular size, together with a wide and short dust tail toward southeast.

José J. Chambó (www.cometografia.es)

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Comet C/2017 T2 PANSTARRS, 


            José J. Chambó