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Observation by Peter Carson: Comet 141P Machholz and fragment 141P-b

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Peter Carson

Observer

Peter Carson

Observed

2021 Jan 02 - 19:03

Uploaded

2021 Jan 03 - 15:11

Objects

IC4628

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Constellation

Aquarius

Field centre

RA: 22h56m
Dec: -08°07'
Position angle: +0°07'

Field size

0°47' × 0°31'

Equipment
  • 315mm reflector at f8
  • Paramount
  • QHY600 CMOS camera
  • unguided and unfiltered
Exposure

Stack of 15 x 60 sec exposures

Location

Remote observatory at Fregenal de la Sierra, Spain

Target name

Comet 141P Machholz and fragment 141P-b

Title

Comet 141P Machholz and fragment 141P-b

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