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Comet C/2020 T2 (Palomar), 



    
        

            José J. Chambó
Comet C/2020 T2 (Palomar)
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Comet C/2020 T2 (Palomar)

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Comet C/2020 T2 (Palomar), 



    
        

            José J. Chambó
Comet C/2020 T2 (Palomar)
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Comet C/2020 T2 (Palomar)

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Planewave 17" CDK
Imaging Cameras
FLI PL6303E
Software
PixInsight 1.8

Acquisition details

Dates:
June 10, 2021
Frames:
1×300(5′)
Integration:
5′
Avg. Moon age:
0.05 days
Avg. Moon phase:
0.00%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4699296

RA center: 13h38m12s.10

DEC center: +19°2143

Pixel scale: 2.297 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 180.967 degrees

Field radius: 0.491 degrees

Resolution: 1280x853

File size: 596.0 KB

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: iTelescope

Description

Object/Date:

C/2020 T2 (Palomar) @ 2021 June 10, 03:55 UT

Description:

Comet C/2020 T2 (Palomar) imaged on June 10, 2021 at its maximum over a field of small galaxies located between the bright star Arcturus (which causes an arc-shaped reflection in the optics to the right) and Berenice's Hair. The comet in this image had a brightness of magnitude 10.5 with a greenish-white tail of 7.5 arcminutes. A very faint dust tail is traced toward anti-orbital direction with a length of 13.5 arcminutes.

Data and link to image:

https://cometografia.es/2020t2-palomar-20210610/

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Comet C/2020 T2 (Palomar), 



    
        

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