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Binocular comet Jacques - 31.8.2014 at 01.00 - 31.8.2014 at 01.30 Lumijoki Observation number 29788

Visibility II / V

Veijo Kallio, Oulun Arktos

The comet Jacques stands out in the image taken at a longer total exposure time with a faintly narrow tail pointing downwards to the left. Shooting a subject almost in zenith at the time of shooting proved challenging due to the bending susceptibility of the focusing device.



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Additional information
  • Observation target
    • Comet
  • Name of the observation target
    • C/2014 E2 (Jacques)
    • Heikosti näkyvä
  • Tail length
  • 13 arc minutes
  • Coma diameter
  • 7 kaariminuuttia
  • Weather
    • Runsaasti kosteutta ilmassa ja ehkä hieman revontulihuntua taustataivaalla
  • Title for the comet
    • Binocular comet
Technical information

Newton 40cm / 3.1 (Coma corrector + Reducer), Atik 16HR CCD

Comments: 2 pcs
Tero S Hiekkalinna - 4.9.2014 at 14.49 Report this

Mikä oli valotusaika?

Veijo Kallio - 4.9.2014 at 15.50 Report this

Kuvien alareunoissa näkyy käytetyt valotusajat ja muutakin tietoa eli ylemmässä kuvassa on pinottu 5 kpl 90 s:n valotuksia ja alemmassa 7 kpl 45 s:n valotuksia 2x2 binnaustilassa.

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