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COmet C/2020 F8 (SWAN) May 1 (UT)

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Kson ED80

Imaging camera:ZWO ASI 183MM Pro

Mount:Skywatcher HEQ5 Pro

Focal reducer:Orion 0.8X Field Reducer

Software:Adobe PhotoShop CS5

Filter:Svbony LRGB Filter set

Dates:May 1, 2020

Frames: 71x30"

Integration: 0.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 8.07 days

Avg. Moon phase: 57.25%

Basic astrometry details job: 3477795

RA center: 23h 59' 18"

DEC center: -16° 8' 34"

Pixel scale: 2.831 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 75.117 degrees

Field radius: 1.266 degrees

Resolution: 2683x1779

Locations: Home Observatory, Mackay, Queensland, Australia

Data source: Backyard


Luminance was 30 x 30 seconds
Red 7 x 30 seconds
Green 7 x 30 seconds
Blue 7 x 30 seconds



Kevin Parker
License: None (All rights reserved)

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COmet C/2020 F8 (SWAN) May 1 (UT), 


            Kevin Parker