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Telescopic comet Churyumov-Gerasimenko - 5.12.2021 at 04.27 - 5.12.2021 at 05.01 Hankasalmi, Murtoinen Observation number 102770

Visibility III / V

Harri Kiiskinen, Jyväskylän Sirius

I photographed a calmly moving comet 67P in the morning. Quite a spectacular comet. The tail has a much larger size than the image can hold.

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
    • 9.1
  • Tail length
  • 5.3 arc minutes
Technical information

0.4m RCOS 16RC, Paramount ME, SBIG STX-16803 CCD, L-filter 10x60s., RVB filters 3x5x60s

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