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Observation by Peter Carson: Comet 2017T2 PanSTARRS

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Peter Carson

Observer

Peter Carson

Observed

2020 Apr 28 - 21:30

Uploaded

2020 Apr 29 - 22:16

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Constellation

Pyxis

Field centre

RA: 08h50m
Dec: -34°58'
Position angle: +123°44'

Field size

4°13' × 4°10'

Equipment
  • 315mm Corrected Dall Kirkham f/5.4
  • FLI 4040sCMOS
  • Paramount
  • Unguided
Exposure

15 x 60 sec exposures

Location

Remote observatory at Fregenal de la Sierra, Spain

Target name

Comet 2017T2 PanSTARRS

Title

Comet 2017T2 PanSTARRS

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