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Comet/2016 R2 Panstarrs


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About this observation
Peter Mulligan
Time of observation
02/02/2018 - 19:30
C/2016 R2 Panstarrs
Observing location
Sheffield, UK
Skywatcher 200p on EQ5
Canon 1100D
50-20sec 800ISO

R2 passing through Taurus east of the Pleiades.  The bright star to the N-W is HD 24983 7.36m.  I attempted Aperture photometry in IRIS using UCAC4  569-009126 14.7m, and UCAC4 568-009229 13.7m.  calculating the intensities  the comets magnitude came out at 14.55m?

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