Comet WIrtanen At Zenith
Taken by Chris Schur on December 12, 2018 @ Payson, AZ
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  Camera Used: SBIG ST-10 Dual CCD Camera Unavailable
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Date Taken: 2018:12:14 20:01:31
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A gorgeous green comet it indeed is, easily visible to the naked eye as a huge moon sized misty patch near the Hayades star cluster. And its moving so fast against the background stars too! Special astro imaging processing techniques were required to go 90 minutes here, and keep both the comet and stars motionless.
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Stellarvue SV80 Astrograph
ST10xme CCD camera
90 minutes total integration time
Payson, Az
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Beautiful , well done :)
Posted by astroromi 2018-12-15 13:22:31
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