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3122 Florence - 2.9.2017 at 00.57 - 2.9.2017 at 01.03 Orimattila, Artjärvi, Tähtikallio Observation number 66646

Visibility II / V

Veikko Mäkelä, Ursa (Helsinki)

While the CCD camera was grinding a series of images of the asteroid, I decided to go and see if it grabbed even without tracking with common sense, because the subject was so bright though.

Well, that seemed to work out, even though it shows up as a modest point. I tried to align the field of view so that the Dolphin came to the top of the field. The silicon asteroid remained just below the image area.


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  • Observation target
    • Asteroid
  • Name of the observation target
    • 3122 Florence
    • Heikosti näkyvä
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Picture at 1.00
Nikon D7000; Nikkor AF-S 18-70 @ 70 mm; f / 4.5; 10 s; ISO 3200

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