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Comet Y4 (ATLAS), 


            Wesley Creech

Comet Y4 (ATLAS)

Technical card

Dates:March 24, 2020

Frames: 190x60" bin 0x0

Integration: 3.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 0.09 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.01% job: 3393126

RA center: 8h 31' 1"

DEC center: +68° 26' 27"

Pixel scale: 1.028 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.879 degrees

Field radius: 0.623 degrees

Resolution: 3526x2573

Data source: Backyard


Set up in the backyard in a bortle 6 to capture this one. Very pleased with the results from the city. I would imagine one could really get some nice tail detail from a dark site. Hope you enjoy.



Wesley Creech
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Comet Y4 (ATLAS), 


            Wesley Creech