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C/2018 W2: update


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David Swan
Time of observation
30/06/2019 - 01:06
C/2018 W2
Observing location
Tynemouth, UK
200mm SCT @ f/4.4
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Maxim DL and Astrometrica
28 x 20s
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The Hyperstar is out, so I can do visual observation of bright objects in the bright summer night sky. I couldn't resist doing a bit of comet imaging though, and this is what arose having stacked reducers at the visual back and slotted in a planetary cam. This is the first time I've captured an obvious coma on W2.

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