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Comet Neowise and the ISS

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Observer
Andrew Paterson
Time of observation
26/07/2020 - 21:36
Object
Comet Neowise and the ISS
Observing location
Les Touches-de-PĂ©rigny
Equipment
Canon G7X
Exposure
15s F1.8 ISO 800
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A widefield image of Comet Neowise lying below the Plough asterism in Ursa Major yesterday evening. The brighter streak is the ISS making a pass in the northern sky - it passed just above Polaris from our latitude (45deg 54 min North). The bright light on the horizon is not the setting Sun - it is a tractor hard at work in the fields at this late hour!

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