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Telescopic comet Churyumov-Gerasimenko - 8.11.2021 at 22.14 - 8.11.2021 at 22.51 Hankasalmi, Murtoinen Observation number 102091

Visibility III / V

Harri Kiiskinen, Jyväskylän Sirius

The brightest comet at the moment and even a fine tail seems to be. The comet is probably at its brightest right now, as the periheli was 2.11 a week ago. and the closest comet to the country is 12/11/2021

Light curve: COBS.SI

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  • Observation target
    • Comet
  • Title for the comet
    • Telescopic comet
  • Name of the observation target
    • 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko
  • Brightness in magnitudes
    • 9.5
  • Tail length
  • 18 arc minutes
  • Coma diameter
  • 2 kaariminuuttia
Technical information

0.4m RCOS 16RC, Paramount ME, SBIG STX-16803 CCD, L-filter 5x60s.

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