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Telescopic comet Jacques - 30.9.2014 at 22.43 Lumijoki Observation number 30900

Visibility II / V

Veijo Kallio, Oulun Arktos

At the time of the shooting, the comet Jacques had already moved to the constellation of Kotka, but can still be shot from the Finnish sky from the beginning of October, albeit dimmer all the time.



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Additional information
  • Observation target
    • Comet
  • Name of the observation target
    • C/2014 E2 (Jacques)
    • Heikosti näkyvä
  • Tail length
  • 5.5 arc minutes
  • Weather
    • Laskeva kuunsirppi, hieman sumua ja ajoittaista revontulikohinaa.
  • Title for the comet
    • Telescopic comet
Technical information

Newton 40cm / 3.1 (Coma corrector + Reducer), Atik 314L + CCD

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