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21P/Giacobini-Zinner

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Observer
Nick James
Time of observation
02/09/2018 - 01:40
Object
21P/Giacobini-Zinner
Observing location
Chelmsford, UK
Equipment
C11 + FLI CCD
Exposure
40x60s
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The Moon is still a problem for 21P Giacobini-Zinner and my sky background was bright last night. Things will get better over the coming week. My total magnitude was 8.0 (UCAC-4R) but this was probably affected by the bright sky. A nice forward fan is visible in the inner coma.

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