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C/2020 F3 Neowise, 


            Stan Smith
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C/2020 F3 Neowise

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SVX130T

Imaging cameras: ATIK 490 EX Mono

Mounts: iOptron GEM45

Guiding cameras: Starlight Express Lodestar X2 Autoguider

Software: Main Sequence Software Sequence Generator PRO  ·  ClickDesignSoft Autoscript for Pixinsight  ·  Pixinsight  ·  Stark-Labs PHD2

Filters: Chroma technology Luminance 36mm  ·  Chroma technology Blue 36mm  ·  Chroma technology Green 36mm  ·  Chroma technology Red 36mm

Accessory: ZWO Off-Axis Guider  ·  Skyshed POD

Dates:July 23, 2020

Chroma technology Blue 36mm: 100x100" bin 1x1
Chroma technology Green 36mm: 10x10" bin 1x1
Chroma technology Luminance 36mm: 10x10" bin 1x1
Chroma technology Red 36mm: 10x10" bin 1x1

Integration: 2.9 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.99 days

Avg. Moon phase: 9.79%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Astrometry.net job: 3702820

RA center: 10h 50' 25"

DEC center: +43° 26' 30"

Pixel scale: 2.169 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 140.088 degrees

Field radius: 1.255 degrees

Resolution: 3265x2587

Locations: DarkSky Observatory (In My Back Yard), Westminster, SC, United States

Data source: Backyard


Not a great shot of the comet but best I could do with clouds and haze.



Stan Smith
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C/2020 F3 Neowise, 


            Stan Smith

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