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The breakup of C/2019 Y4 ATLAS?


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About this observation
Peter Tickner
Time of observation
06/04/2020 - 22:30
Comet C/2019 Y4 ATLAS
Observing location
Urban Berkshire
ZWO ASI071 MC Pro CMOS camera
14inch LX200 SCT at f/10
EQ8 mount
OAG with Lodestar X2 Autoguider

Imaged over the night of 6th-7th April, this long sequence of colour images through my 14inch f/10 SCT showed that the coma is becoming extended and the comet appears to be getting fainter.


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