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Halley's Comet 14th April 1986

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Observer
Peter Anderson
Time of observation
26/10/2018 - 15:00
Object
Halley's Comet
Observing location
Brisbane, Australia
Equipment
135mm F3.5 small telephoto on 35mm SLR body
Exposure
7 minutes probably using 100 ISO Kodak colour print film.
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Image was taken 12hrs 35min UT on 14th April 1986.

The bright object below centre is the Omega Centauri globular cluster.  A little to the right of the comet, a fuzzy patch is NGC 5128, the Centaurus A  galaxy.  This image is oriented similar to that of 11th April and comparing the two, (crudely put), the movement of the comet has clearly been upwards and to the right. 

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