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Observation by Peter Carson: Comet 2020M3 ATLAS

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Peter Carson

Observer

Peter Carson

Observed

2020 Oct 27 - 03:31

Uploaded

2020 Oct 27 - 20:05

Objects

C/2020 M3 (ATLAS)

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Constellation

Lepus

Field centre

RA: 05h11m
Dec: -16°34'
Position angle: +0°01'

Field size

0°30' × 0°20'

Equipment
  • 315mm Corrected Dall Kirkham f/8
  • QHY600 CMOS camera bin 4x4
  • Paramount
  • Unguided
  • Unfiltered
Exposure

15 x 60 sec exposures stacked

Location

Remote observatory at Fregenal de la Sierra, Spain

Target name

Comet 2020M3 ATLAS

Title

Comet 2020M3 ATLAS

About this image

This comet is magnitude 8.1 as measured in Comphot and has a coma 434 arcsecs in radius.

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