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Observation by David Hardwick: C/2021 A1 (Leonard)

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David Hardwick

Observer

David Hardwick

Observed

2021 Apr 06 - 22:16

Uploaded

2021 Apr 10 - 18:23

Objects

C/2021 A1

Equipment
  • Meade 14 ACF F/8
  • ASI1600MM
Exposure

2x60s separated by 30 minutes, no guiding or filters

Location

Hill Head, Hampshire UK

Target name

C/2021-A1

Title

C/2021 A1 (Leonard)

About this image

Comet detected in Ursa Major. Magnitude 17.7 and radius (distance) 4.086AU as described here. Estimated to be (naked eye?) visible by Christmas!

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David Strange
David Strange, 2021 Apr 11 - 11:01 UTC

Thanks for the heads up! Didn't realise it was so well placed right now and so high in the sky!

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