Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Auriga (Aur)
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Comet C/2021 A2 NEOWISE, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó
Comet C/2021 A2 NEOWISE
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Comet C/2021 A2 NEOWISE, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó
Comet C/2021 A2 NEOWISE
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Planewave 17" CDK

Imaging cameras: FLI Proline 6303E

Software: PixInsight 1.8


Dates:March 8, 2021

Frames: 1x120"

Integration: 0.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 24.68 days

Avg. Moon phase: 24.33%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4293400

RA center: 5h 10' 43"

DEC center: +40° 34' 12"

Pixel scale: 2.453 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.227 degrees

Field radius: 0.491 degrees


Resolution: 1200x800

Data source: Unknown

Description

Object/Date:
C/2021 A2 (NEOWISE) @ 2021 March 8, 03:07 UT

Description:
Comet C/2021 A2 (NEOWISE) imaged on March 8, 2021, significantly faded until its coma can be barely perceived, which has an angular size of only 0.5 arcminutes. Some anti-tail still seems to be showed, also with a length of about half arcminute.

Data and link to image:
https://cometografia.es/2021a2-neowise-20210308/

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Comet C/2021 A2 NEOWISE, 



    
        

            José J. Chambó