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Binocular comet Jacques - 2.9.2014 at 23.42 - 3.9.2014 at 00.39 Ilmajoki Observation number 29829

Visibility II / V

Mauri Korpi, Lakeuden Ursa

Finally even an hourly shooting window. 61 frames I got taken in 30s chunks, during that hour. The third image is a single exposure, with all 61 exposures stacked in the first. The fading of the starbursts was not entirely successful, but some tail still appears there.

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  • Observation target
    • Comet
  • Name of the observation target
    • C/2014 E2 (Jacques)
    • Heikosti näkyvä
  • Weather
    • Lähes tyyntä, vähemmän kuin puolipilvistä ja tosiaan tuon tunnin ajan pimeällä zeniitissä selkeää. Sumu nousi noin puoli yhdeltä.
  • Title for the comet
    • Binocular comet
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Canon 5DII, EF 200 / 1.8, HEQ5

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