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C/2018 Y1 (Iwamoto)

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About this observation
Observer
Nick James
Time of observation
09/02/2019 - 02:30
Object
C/2018 Y1 (Iwamoto)
Observing location
Chelmsford, UK
Equipment
90mm, f/5 refr. ASI294MC
Exposure
60x60
Tags

C/2018 Y1 (Iwamoto) from this morning in very windy conditions as Storm Erik passed Chelmsford. FoV is 2.5x1.7 deg. The comet is moving at 15 arcsec/min at the moment. I get a coma diameter of 30 arcmin and a total magnitude of 6.2 using the green channel of this image and Gaia DR2 G.

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