Observation by Damian Peach: Comet C/2017 O1 passes NGC 1624

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Paul Downing, FRAS

Observer

Damian Peach

Observed

2017 Oct 14 - 22:00

Uploaded

2018 Jun 08 - 16:20

Objects

NGC1624

Equipment
  • 24 inch CDK scope
  • FLI camera
Exposure

HaLRGB - total 40 mins exposure

Target name

Comet C/2017 O1

Title

Comet C/2017 O1 passes NGC 1624

About this image

On 14th October 2017, comet C/2017 O1 (ASASSN) reached perihelion. It was also placed very close to the small open cluster/emission nebula NGC 1624 in Perseus and Damian captured this very nice image of the encounter.

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