Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Ursa Major (UMa)
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Comet C/2021 A1 Leonard, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó
Comet C/2021 A1 Leonard
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Comet C/2021 A1 Leonard, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó
Comet C/2021 A1 Leonard
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Technical card

Imaging cameras: FLI Proline 6303E


Dates:April 14, 2021

Frames: 1x240" (4')

Integration: 4'

Avg. Moon age: 2.14 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.11%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4424449

RA center: 12h 14' 42"

DEC center: +61° 43' 33"

Pixel scale: 2.297 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.789 degrees

Field radius: 0.491 degrees


Resolution: 1280x853

Locations: Mayhill - New Mexico (USA), Mayhill, New Mexico, United States

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: iTelescope

Description

Object/Date:
C/2021 A1 (Leonard) @ 2021 April 14, 04:55 UT

Description:
Comet C/2021 A1 (Leonard) imaged on April 14, 2021, located near of the Big Dipper in Ursa Major in a field plenty of tiny galaxies. With a brightness around magnitude 17.5, shows in this image a very condensed coma with an angular diameter of about 10 arcseconds and a dust tail 10 arcseconds lenght.

Data and link to image:
https://cometografia.es/2021a1-leonard-20210414/

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Comet C/2021 A1 Leonard, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó