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Faint naked-eye comet Lovejoy - 13.1.2015 at 17.18 Kauhava Observation number 32988

Visibility II / V

Jari Kankaanpää, Lakeuden Ursa

Surprisingly, a small clear gap in the cloudy sky from which Lovejoy flashed. Visually just barely visible. The camera even showed a little tail.

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  • Observation target
    • Comet
  • Name of the observation target
    • C/2014 Q2 (Lovejoy)
    • Heikosti näkyvä
  • Title for the comet
    • Faint naked-eye comet
Technical information

Nikon D750 & Nikkor 300mm 2.8 iso 3200 4x20sec.

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