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Observation by Nick James: 29P outburst

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Nick James

Observer

Nick James

Observed

2021 Oct 21 - 22:46

Uploaded

2021 Oct 21 - 23:29

Objects

29P Schwassmann-Wachmann

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Constellation

Auriga

Field centre

RA: 04h55m
Dec: +32°11'
Position angle: +1°21'

Field size

0°27' × 0°20'

Equipment
  • ASI6200MM + Celestron HD11
Exposure

31x60s

Location

Chelmsford, UK

Target name

29P

Title

29P outburst

About this image

The comet's coma continues to expand after the recent outburst. It is now almost 3 arcmin in diameter. Quite a bit of structure is still visible in the extended coma. The total magnitude remains around 10.8.

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