Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Aries (Ari)
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Two comets (animated GIF)

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Two comets (animated GIF), 



    
        

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Two comets (animated GIF)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon EF 400mm f/5,6L USM

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 60Da

Mounts: iOptron ZEQ25GT

Software: PixInsight  ·  MOOII TECH Photoscape  ·  Elements Photoshop

Filters: Astronomik EOS Clip CLS


Dates:Sept. 4, 2019

Frames:Astronomik EOS Clip CLS: 100x30" (50') ISO1600

Integration: 50'

Darks: 10

Flats: 32

Flat darks: 10

Bias: 80

Avg. Moon age: 5.72 days

Avg. Moon phase: 32.64%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 7.50

Temperature: 12.50


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2917325

RA center: 2h 26' 22"

DEC center: +23° 39' 14"

Pixel scale: 9.053 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 358.929 degrees

Field radius: 1.925 degrees


Resolution: 1280x840

Locations: Home, Mestre, Venezia, Italy

Data source: Backyard

Description

Comets 260P/McNaught and C/2018 N2 (ASASSN) share the same field (3.2 ° x 2.13 °).

Last exposure: 2019-09-04 h 04:43 CEST (first exposure: end at 01:51: the "journey" lasted about 3 hours).

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Two comets (animated GIF), 



    
        

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