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Observation by Terry Evans: C/2018 Y1 Iwamoto

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Terry Evans

Observer

Terry Evans

Observed

2019 Feb 13 - 13:27

Uploaded

2019 Feb 13 - 14:32

Objects

C/2018 Y1 (Iwamoto)

Equipment
  • Moravian G4-16000
  • Orion Optics AG12
  • Paramount ME
Exposure

10 * 60s

Location

Warrumbungle Observatory, Coonabarabran, NSW

Target name

C/2018 Y1 Iwamoto

Title

C/2018 Y1 Iwamoto

About this image

C/2018 Y1 Iwamoto as an SD Mask stack which (nearly!) removes the trailed stars.  The main (dust?) tail heading S is very nicely bifurcated.  I'm not sure if there's another tail at PA ~ 220 or if it's an artefact.  It isn't quite at the same angle as the trailing stars.

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