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Observation by Alex Pratt: Comet C/2020 F3 (NEOWISE) and a meteor -...

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Alex Pratt

Observer

Alex Pratt

Observed

2020 Jul 16 - 22:16

Uploaded

2020 Jul 17 - 12:11

Objects

Meteor
C/2020 F3 (NEOWISE)

Equipment
  • Watec 910 video camera
  • 8mm f/0.8 lens
  • UFO Capture
  • UFO Analyser
Exposure

1/25th sec frames (deinterlaced 1/50th sec fields)

Location

Leeds, West Yorkshire

Target name

Comet C/2020 F3 (NEOWISE) and a meteor - 2020 Jul 16

Title

Comet C/2020 F3 (NEOWISE) and a meteor - 2020 Jul 16

About this image

Comet C/2020 F3 (NEOWISE) is now traversing the field of my Leeds_N video camera during the early part of the night. It recorded a few meteors last night whilst the comet was in the FoV. The attached example is a possible c Andromedid, mag 0.5.

Nice souvenirs.

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