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Comet C/2009 P1 Garradd

CometsPosted by Koen Miskotte Mon, February 20, 2012 18:10:46

Comet C/2009 P1 Garradd on 20 februari 2012 around 03:05 UT.

Picture: Comet C/2009 P1 Garradd on febrauari 20, 2012 at 03:05 UT. The comet shows besides the ordinary tail also an anomalous tail. Stars of the constellation Draco are visible.

Mount: AstroTrac Travel Mount with head EH 3010
Camera: Canon EOS 40D
Lens: Canon EF 200 mm F 2.8 type L lens.
Filter: IDAS LPS filter
Accessories: TC 80N3 timer controller,
Location: Public Observatory Bussloo (5,5 east, 52,1 nort)
Software: Canon Digital Photo Processing, Registax5, Corel Paint Shop Photo Pro X12)
Description: stack of 2x90 seconds, 1250 iso, F 3.2

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Posted by Michel Thu, March 01, 2012 07:30:19

fraaie plaat Koen!