Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 106  ·  NGC 4258  ·  The star 3CVn  ·  The star 67UMa
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Comet C/2017 T2 (PanSTARRS) near M106, QHY168C, 20200625, 



    
        

            Geert Vandenbulcke
Comet C/2017 T2 (PanSTARRS) near M106, QHY168C, 20200625
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Comet C/2017 T2 (PanSTARRS) near M106, QHY168C, 20200625

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Comet C/2017 T2 (PanSTARRS) near M106, QHY168C, 20200625, 



    
        

            Geert Vandenbulcke
Comet C/2017 T2 (PanSTARRS) near M106, QHY168C, 20200625
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Comet C/2017 T2 (PanSTARRS) near M106, QHY168C, 20200625

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Samyang 135 ED UMC F2
Imaging Cameras
QHYCCD QHY168C
Mounts
Astro-Physics AP1200GTO CP3
Filters
Optolong L-Pro 2"
Software
Mike Unsold Images Plus 6.0 · MaximDL · PhotoShop

Acquisition details

Dates:
June 24, 2020
Frames:
10x180" (30')
Integration:
30'
Avg. Moon age:
3.29 days
Avg. Moon phase:
11.76%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3630908

RA center: 12h20m00s.7

DEC center: +46°5924

Pixel scale: 19.177 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 2.880 degrees

Field radius: 6.496 degrees

Resolution: 1950x1465

Locations: Home Observatory, Koksijde, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

Data source: Backyard

Description

Comet C/2017 T2 PanSTARRS passed in the vicinity of Messier 106.

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Comet C/2017 T2 (PanSTARRS) near M106, QHY168C, 20200625, 



    
        

            Geert Vandenbulcke