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Observation by Miguel Araújo: NEOWISE's morning show

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Miguel Araújo

Observer

Miguel Araújo

Observed

2020 Jul 13 - 03:17

Uploaded

2020 Jul 13 - 21:17

Objects

C/2020 F3 (NEOWISE)

Planetarium overlay









Constellation

Lynx

Field centre

RA: 07h13m
Dec: +45°16'
Position angle: -42°22'

Field size

3°11' × 2°08'

Equipment
  • 66mm refractor @ f/5.9
  • Canon EOS 1200D
Exposure

2 sec @ ISO 6400

Location

Évora, Portugal

Target name

Comet NEOWISE

Title

NEOWISE's morning show

About this image

When I took this photo from my place in central Portugal, comet NEOWISE was visible from about 4:00 to 4:30 UT, with the Sun's altitude varying from about -12º to -8º. It's not a naked eye object, but easily visible through 10x50 binoculars. 

Upper left: the moon is shown to allow a size comparison.

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