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Telescopic comet PANSTARRS - 8.11.2021 at 19.01 - 8.11.2021 at 19.16 Hankasalmi, Murtoinen Observation number 102093

Visibility III / V

Harri Kiiskinen, Jyväskylän Sirius

Comet C / 2027 K2 brightens very slowly, and in about a year's time it is forecast that the level will reach 5-7 mag, depending on the forecast.

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  • Observation target
    • Comet
  • Title for the comet
    • Telescopic comet
  • Name of the observation target
    • C/2017 K2 (PANSTARRS)
  • Brightness in magnitudes
    • 12.5
  • Tail length
  • 2.5 arc minutes
  • Coma diameter
  • 50 kaarisekuntia
Technical information

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

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