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Binocular comet Wirtanen - 14.11.2018 at 01.00 Fregenal de la Sierra, Espanja Observation number 79191

Visibility III / V

Tapio Lahtinen, Tampereen Ursa

The comet did not rise very high in Spain, so a rather short exposure time had to be used.
With longer exposure times, some have gained more tails.



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  • Observation target
    • Comet
  • Name of the observation target
    • 46P/Wirtanen
    • Keskitaso
  • Title for the comet
    • Binocular comet
Technical information

Sky-Watcher Esprit 100ED, 10 Micron GM 1000 HPS, Atik 460EX, 12 x 4min RGB

Comments: 2 pcs
Timo Alanko - 15.11.2018 at 09.07 Report this

Toivottavasti kirkastuu vielä reippaasti. Joutuu kameraoptiikalla SkyTrackerkin aika lujille tuollaisilla valotusajoilla.

Tapio Lahtinen - 15.11.2018 at 09.41 Report this

Varmaan lyhyempikin valotusaika riittää. Viimeisimmät kirkkausarviot on jomag 7 luokkaa.

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