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29P/Schwassmann–Wachmann

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About this observation
Observer
Nick James
Time of observation
08/12/2020 - 19:33
Object
29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann
Observing location
Chelmsford, UK
Equipment
Celestron HD11 + FLI6303
Exposure
15x60s
Tags

The comet has faded back to quiescence following the big outburst of November 19. An extended coma is visible surrounding the bright point-like photocentre of the comet. The star just to the SW and currently just within the coma will be occulted later tonight.

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