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Observation by Peter Carson: C/2021 A1 (Leonard)

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Observer

Peter Carson

Observed

2021 Jan 11 - 04:50

Uploaded

2021 Jan 12 - 21:48

Objects

1 Ceres
C/2021 A1

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Constellation

Canes Venatici

Field centre

RA: 14h05m
Dec: +42°12'
Position angle: +0°01'

Field size

0°30' × 0°20'

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

16x60s

Location

Remote observatory at Fregenal de la Sierra, Spain

Target name

C/2021 A1

Title

C/2021 A1 (Leonard)

About this image

First comet of this new year 2021A1 Leonard taken this morning 2021 Jan 11th from my remote observatory. This comet could become nice and bright in 11 months time, we’ll have to wait and see. Details on the image.

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