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Binocular comet Giacobini-Zinner - 28.8.2018 at 23.00 - 28.8.2018 at 23.45 Varkaus Observation number 77268

Visibility IV / V

Veli-Pekka Hentunen, Warkauden Kassiopeia

Härkämäki Observatory's Meade16 "ACF and SBIG STT-8300M CCD camera, 0.67 focal Reducer, total image 80x40s L exposures. Pictured north top, east left. Image field size 15'x15 '.



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Additional information
  • Observation target
    • Comet
  • Name of the observation target
    • 21P/Giacobini-Zinner
    • Näyttävä
  • Brightness in magnitudes
    • 7
  • Tail length
  • 8 arc minutes
  • Coma diameter
  • 3 kaariminuuttia
  • Title for the comet
    • Binocular comet
Comments: 1 pcs
Tapio Lahtinen - 29.8.2018 at 13.18 Report this

Näyttää kuin olisi tuollainen kapeampi pyrstökin.
Ja on sen verran kirkas jo että voisi laittaa kiikarikomeetta-luokkaankin.

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