Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Camelopardalis (Cam)  ·  Contains:  Solar system body or event
Comet Atlas C/2019 Y4 breaking up., 



    
        

            John O'Neal, NC Stargazer
Comet Atlas C/2019 Y4 breaking up.
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Comet Atlas C/2019 Y4 breaking up.

Acquisition type: Lucky imaging
Comet Atlas C/2019 Y4 breaking up., 



    
        

            John O'Neal, NC Stargazer
Comet Atlas C/2019 Y4 breaking up.
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Comet Atlas C/2019 Y4 breaking up.

Acquisition type: Lucky imaging

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion EON ED80mm
Imaging Cameras
Canon EOS 60Da
Mounts
Losmandy Titan Gemini II

Acquisition details


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3422140

RA center: 06h21m24s.10

DEC center: +65°4228

Pixel scale: 1.772 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 281.433 degrees

Field radius: 0.951 degrees

Resolution: 3128x2265

File size: 9.8 MB

Locations: Shiloh Observatory compleX, Statesville, North Carolina, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

Comet Atlas C/2019 Y4 breaking up. Note how the coma is no longer round. It is stretched out in a straight line. It's also a bit more diffuse than before. Cropped portion of the prior image.

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Comet Atlas C/2019 Y4 breaking up., 



    
        

            John O'Neal, NC Stargazer

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