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Telescopic comet ATLAS - 9.11.2020 at 03.02 - 9.11.2020 at 03.25 Varkaus Observation number 94799

Visibility II / V

Veli-Pekka Hentunen, Warkauden Kassiopeia

Comet C / 2020 M3 (ATLAS) photographed with a C-14 telescope and an SBIG ST-8XME CCD camera at the Härkämäki Observatory on 9 November 2020 from 03.02 to 03.25 Finnish time. The image is assembled from a 15 x 80 s R-filter image. The size of the image field is about 7 'x 5'. In the picture, the north is at the top and the east is on the left. The target is currently located in the constellation Orion on the west side of the belt.

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  • Observation target
    • Comet
  • Name of the observation target
    • C/2020 M3 (ATLAS)
    • Heikosti näkyvä
  • Title for the comet
    • Telescopic comet
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