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Telescopic comet Schwassmann-Wachmann 1 - 9.11.2021 at 01.00 - 9.11.2021 at 02.30 Orimattila, Artjärvi, Viestikallio Observation number 102117

Visibility III / V

Jorma Ryske, Etelä-Suomen kosmol. seura

The 29P / SW 1 comet has had a superburst throughout the fall. Here's a comet pictured with LRGB filters 4x10x120s. At the heart of the comet stand out interesting showers.

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  • Observation target
    • Comet
  • Visibility of the comet
    • Telescopic comet
  • Name of the observation target
    • 29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann 1
  • Brightness in magnitudes
    • 10.5
  • Coma diameter
  • 5 kaariminuuttia
Technical information

TS 305 / 1200mm Newton, TS KomakorrF4, QSI690 / ICX814, filter Baader Clear, Astrodon RGB Gen2, mount CEM60. FoV 36 'x 28'. North up, east left.

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