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Comet 260P/McNaught, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó
Comet 260P/McNaught
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Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3137381

RA center: 2h 50' 51"

DEC center: +44° 17' 27"

Pixel scale: 2.167 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.868 degrees

Field radius: 0.511 degrees


Resolution: 1200x1200

Locations: Observatorio del Teide, La Orotava, Tenerife, Islas Canarias, Spain

Data source: Unknown

Description

Object/Date:
260P/McNaught @ October 12,2019 05:43 UT

Description:
Comet 260P/McNaught on 2019 October 12 at its maximum brightness around magnitude 11. Its coma measures something less than 1 arcminute of angular size, observing two jets getting out that are immersed into its dust tail which extends about 5 arcminutes lenght.

Data and link to image:
https://cometografia.es/260p-mcnaught-20191012/

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Description: Detail of inner coma jets into comet 260P/McNaught.

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Comet 260P/McNaught, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó