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Observation by Nick James: 29P

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Nick James

Observer

Nick James

Observed

2021 Nov 02 - 22:19

Uploaded

2021 Nov 02 - 23:26

Objects

29P Schwassmann-Wachmann

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Constellation

Auriga

Field centre

RA: 04h51m
Dec: +32°15'
Position angle: +1°21'

Field size

0°13' × 0°09'

Equipment
  • ASI6200MM + Celestron HD11
Exposure

30x60s

Location

Chelmsford, UK

Target name

29P

Title

29P

About this image

Good seeing tonight (2.0 arcsec FWHM) . The jet to the north of the photocentre is still prominent. The westerly jet may possibly be bifurcated. The outer coma continues to expand. It is now 3.3 arcmin in diameter. The total magnitude remains steady at 10.8. 

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