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

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Peter Carson

Observer

Peter Carson

Observed

2021 Oct 13 - 01:03

Uploaded

2021 Oct 15 - 12:03

Objects

29P Schwassmann-Wachmann

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Constellation

Auriga

Field centre

RA: 04h56m
Dec: +32°06'
Position angle: -0°11'

Field size

0°15' × 0°10'

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

Stack of 20 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

Radial features in the coma are more prominent than at any previous time in this current outburst.

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