Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Lynx (Lyn)  ·  Contains:  Solar system body or event
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Comet Neowise, 


            PJ Mahany
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Comet Neowise

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: ATM 6" F5 Newtonian

Imaging cameras: QHY168C

Mounts: Atlas EQ6 Atlas

Software: StarTools  ·  SkyTools  ·  SharpCap 3.1 Sharp Cap  ·  PixInsight1.8

Accessory: Paracorr ll

Date: July 13, 2020

Time: 05:35

Frames: 35

FPS: 0.50000

Focal length: 835

Seeing: 4

Transparency: 9

Astrometry.net job: 3667620

RA center: 7h 16' 19"

DEC center: +45° 27' 8"

Pixel scale: 2.419 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -52.553 degrees

Field radius: 0.984 degrees

Resolution: 2455x1599

Locations: Sierra Nevada Mountains, Near Yosemite, California, United States

Data source: Backyard


A small window of opportunity between the trees and the Sierra Crest. Clear conditions with a bit of red haze from grass fires.

I took 35 @ 2s Stacked, unguided with my ATM 6' Newt. The visine really helped with getting the red out....


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Comet Neowise, 


            PJ Mahany