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C/2019 Y4 (ATLAS) breakup in pieces, 



    
        

            Michael Deyerler

C/2019 Y4 (ATLAS) breakup in pieces

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Philipp Keller (Astrooptik) RC 900mm F/10
Imaging Cameras
SBIG STL-11000M
Accessories
Reducer 0.66x
Software
Pixinsight 1.8

Acquisition details

Dates:
April 11, 2020
Frames:
20×120(40′)
Integration:
40′
Avg. Moon age:
18.62 days
Avg. Moon phase:
84.09%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3406110

Resolution: 686x456

File size: 17.1 KB

Locations: Mirasteilas Observatory, Falera, Graubünden, Switzerland

Data source: Backyard

Description

Image of the ongoing breakup of the comet. We could follow the breakup the last three nights.

Currently we identify at least 3 pieces of the nucleus.

Image taken by Jose De Queiroz and Michael Deyerler

Comments

Revisions

  • C/2019 Y4 (ATLAS) breakup in pieces, 



    
        

            Michael Deyerler
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Histogram

C/2019 Y4 (ATLAS) breakup in pieces, 



    
        

            Michael Deyerler