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Comet 46P/Wirtanen - close approach


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About this observation
Alan C Tough
Time of observation
16/12/2018 - 22:56
Comet 46P/Wirtanen
Observing location
Elgin, Moray, Scotland
Canon EOS 5D Mark III DSLR
L-series 24-105mm lens
30 seconds @ f/5 and ISO-1600

This is a widefield view of Comet 46P's closest approach to Earth: taken through moonlit Cirrus clouds.

The DSLR was piggybacked on a SkyWatcher 80ED refractor.

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