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C2017 K2


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About this observation
Grant Privett
Time of observation
14/09/2020 - 00:15
C/2017 K2
Observing location
Celestron RASA 11"
Starlight Trius 694
Paramount MEII
21 x 120s

Conditions were hazy and the variable transparency nearly made me close down several times, but I got 40 minutes of images before I finally gave in. The coma is developing nicely.

The pixel size is ~1.5 arc secs a pixel. I shall return to it on the next dark clear night. 

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