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Observation by Neil Morrison: Comet Neowise

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Neil Morrison


Neil Morrison


2020 Jul 21 - 21:30


2020 Jul 23 - 21:17


C/2020 F3 (NEOWISE)

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Ursa Major

Field centre

RA: 10h06m
Dec: +46°15'
Position angle: +11°09'

Field size

1°34' × 1°48'

  • Sony 65a Slt
  • Starsky F5.5 500mm
  • Super Polaris mount

15 sec F 5.5 ISO 3200


Crawley West Sussex

Target name

Comet Neowise


Comet Neowise

About this image

Half frame crop of  close up of Comet.  Colours showing.  Camera was  selected  to colour  balance of  Florescent  and there is a Sky watcher  Light pollution  filter in the  optical train.   Have to experiment with cutting through the light pollution a there  are  several  Street lamps very Close  40ft  is the nearest  along with 12 friends  on the approach and  surrounding the  roundabout  over the garden hedge. This is the only spot from where the Comet can be imaged now.

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