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C/2019 M3 (Atlas)

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About this observation
Observer
Mazin Younis
Time of observation
23/11/2020 - 22:00
Object
C/2020 M3 Atlas Come
Observing location
Hale Barnes, Manchester
Equipment
Quattro 800mm f/4
ASI294MC Pro
ASI120MM for Guiding
DSS + PixInsight + Light Room
Exposure
2hrs
Tags

In an exceptionally clear sky for a number of hours, I managed to follow the new comet C/2020 M3 (Atlas) at its almost nearest position to Earth for a continuous 2 hrs to show the actual movement of the comet in its orbit. 

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