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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: 3336137

RA center: 2h 5' 58"

DEC center: +59° 38' 13"

Pixel scale: 1.826 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.928 degrees

Field radius: 0.430 degrees


Resolution: 1200x1200

Data source: Unknown

Description

Object/Date:
Comet C/2017 T2 (PANSTARRS) @ February 18,2020 20:28 UT

Description:
Comet C/2017 T2 (PANSTARRS) imaged on 2020 February 18. With a brightness slowly increasing to magnitude 9 its green coma enhance intensity keeping 7 arcminutes angular size. Its dust tail has turned toward southeast with some 12 arcminutes lenght.

Credits:
Martin Vd Dussen, José J. Chambó

Data and link to image:
https://cometografia.es/2017t2-panstarrs-20200218/

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Comet C/2017 T2 PANSTARRS, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó