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Comet 41P//Tuttle-Giancobini-Kresak

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Observer
Mike Scarisbrick
Time of observation
31/03/2017 - 22:00
Object
Comet 41P//Tuttle-Giancobini-Kresak
Observing location
Cambridgeshire UK
Equipment
Canon EOS 500D
300mm f5.6
CG4 mount
Exposure
50 * 60 seconds
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It was a pleasure to be out observing with just a pair of 15x70 binoculars and a camera on a small mount. Even so, and despite the fact that M81 and M82 were easy objects in the binoculars, it took me about 15 minutes to persuade myself there was something worth trying to point the camera at.

Stacked using manual alignment in AstroArt 6.

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