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#1 Demelza

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Posted 24 August 2009 - 01:04 PM

Christensen is a nice little comet near Sagitta. It was relatively bright and had a bright core.

Name: C/2006 W3 Christensen
Type: Comet

Site: Ieper, Belgium (Starnights 2009)
Date: August 21, 2009
Time: 23:30 hour

Telescope: 8" Sky-Watcher Dobson
Magnification: 111x

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#2 JayinUT

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Posted 24 August 2009 - 01:33 PM

Demelza,

I will have to try for that next time I am out. Wonderful capture and I like how your core is. You've enticed me to look at it! Nicely done.

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Posted 24 August 2009 - 03:05 PM

Thank you!

This is really a beautiful little comet. So if you go out, you definitely have to look for this comet!

#4 frank5817

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Posted 24 August 2009 - 07:46 PM

Demelza,

This is a nice little comet in a star studded background of Sagitta. You have made a fine sketch of how this comet appears at the eyepiece. :waytogo: :cool: :bow: :rainbow:

Frank :)






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