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Observation by Callum Potter: Comet C/2020 F3 NEOWISE

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Callum Potter

Observer

Callum Potter

Observed

2020 Jul 19 - 22:10

Uploaded

2020 Jul 21 - 16:18

Objects

C/2020 F3 (NEOWISE)

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Constellation

Ursa Major

Field centre

RA: 09h40m
Dec: +51°29'
Position angle: +21°12'

Field size

9° × 14°

Equipment
  • Canon 600D
  • Neewer 85mm lens at F/3
  • ISO 3200
Exposure

16 x 4s stacked

Location

Near Tewkesbury, Glos.

Target name

C/2020 F3 NEOWISE

Title

Comet C/2020 F3 NEOWISE

About this image

My best processed version of this comet to date. Fairly happy with it now, though still some banding, but I guess it is getting down into the image noise. Processed using Siril and Affinity Photo.

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Derek Robson
Derek Robson, 2021 Mar 17 - 12:45 UTC

Superb job Callum

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