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Binocular comet Iwamoto - 28.2.2019 at 19.30 Kuusamo Observation number 81462

Visibility Unclassified

Voitto Pitkanen, Ursa (Pohjois-Suomi)

Comet Iwamoto travels among the constellations, but stood out clearly from the crowd. The northern lights gradually began to intensify from the north.

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Additional information
  • Observation target
    • Comet
  • Name of the observation target
    • C/2018 Y1 (Iwamoto)
    • Luokittelematon
  • Weather
    • selkeää, kohtalainen pohjoistuuli, - 13 astetta
  • Visibility of the comet
    • Binocular comet
Technical information

Nikon d7500, large 6400, 300mm, f / 8, total exposure 4 min, tracking Astrotrac, stacking DSS

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