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James Webb -avaruusteleskooppi - 23.1.2022 at 00.02 - 23.1.2022 at 00.07 Fregenal de la Sierra, Espanja Observation number 104085

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Tapio Lahtinen, Tampereen Ursa

I was still trying to get the JWST space telescope described on the way to the L2 orbit and succeeded.
It is dimmed from the last observation - I now measured the brightness as mag 16.25.

At the time of the photograph, JWST was approximately 1,427,000 km from Earth and the distance to the L2 track is still approximately 39,000 km.

An apparently rotating satellite was also left in the boxes (second image).


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    • Satellite
  • Name of the observation target
    • James Webb -avaruusteleskooppi
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Sky-Watcher Esprit 100ED, 10 Micron GM 1000 HPS, Atik 460EX, 3 x 2 m L

Comments: 1 pcs
Sampsa Lahtinen - 26.1.2022 at 11.49 Report this

Uskomaton kuva. (L2 poitteri) :)

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