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Observation by Neil Morrison: Comet Neowise

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Neil Morrison


Neil Morrison


2020 Jul 22 - 21:47


2020 Jul 23 - 21:29


C/2020 F3 (NEOWISE)

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Ursa Major

Field centre

RA: 10h31m
Dec: +46°00'
Position angle: -0°51'

Field size

4°34' × 6°12'

  • Sony 65a Slt
  • Samyang 85mm F1.4
  • Sky watcher Star Adventurer Mount

13 seconds ISO 400 F 1.4 x 2 digital Zoom


Crawley West Sussex

Target name

Comet Neowise


Comet Neowise

About this image

Back  to using Samyang lens as 500 mm Star sky Tewlescope on Super Polaris Mount  on previous evening was just too  cumbersome.  Also  the f1.4   lens made it possible to view the Comet on  the live  view  screen . With the F5.5 Telescope  I was  just  shooting in the  Dark  so to speak.  Camera  set to  Auto white  which  gave a very nasty brown   colour cast which I have  endeavoured to remove in the Sony  Play memories Home programme that  came  with the Camera. .  Starting to suffer  from Comet Exhaustion.  Averaging  four  hours  sleep  a night at present

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