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Observation by Peter Carson: Comet 29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann

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Peter Carson

Observer

Peter Carson

Observed

2021 Oct 11 - 00:20

Uploaded

2021 Oct 11 - 16:23

Objects

29P Schwassmann-Wachmann

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Constellation

Auriga

Field centre

RA: 04h57m
Dec: +32°04'
Position angle: -0°13'

Field size

0°15' × 0°10'

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

Stack of 14 x 60 sec exposures

Location

Remote observatory at Fregenal de la Sierra, Spain

Target name

Comet 29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann

Title

Comet 29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann

About this image

The coma is showing some interesting variations in brightness. This image is taken at 0.61" per pixel.

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