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#1 Heidescoper

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Posted 13 May 2014 - 12:14 PM

hi all,

and the other bright comet:

29. April 2014, 21:00 UT, Provence/France
16" Dobson f 4.5, V 60x

I saw severel nights the dust & plasma tail.

Bye
Christian

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#2 niteskystargazer

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Posted 13 May 2014 - 01:05 PM

Christian,

Nice sketch of Comet 2012 K1 on Apr. 29th :).

CS,KLU,

:thanx:,

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#3 frank5817

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Posted 13 May 2014 - 07:26 PM

Christian,

This one also looks great.

Well done.

Frank :)

#4 Aquarellia

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Posted 13 May 2014 - 11:33 PM

I'm impress! You had a good view of this comet undreneath my good sky.
Well done Christian!

#5 Rich (RLTYS)

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Posted 14 May 2014 - 05:30 AM

Most impressive, thanks for the view. :bow:

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#6 CarlosEH

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Posted 14 May 2014 - 06:03 AM

Christian,

An excellent observation of Comet C/2012 K1 (PanSTARRS). Nice rendering of the coma, dust tail, and gas (ion) tail. Thank you for sharing it with us all.

Regards,
Carlos

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Posted 17 May 2014 - 03:56 AM

Nice drawing of the comet, we must be attentive to this subject in a few months.

Best regards.

Roberto.

#8 Dave Mitsky

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Posted 17 May 2014 - 09:23 AM

That's a fine sketch, Christian.

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Posted 17 May 2014 - 09:49 AM

Christian that is simply beautiful!






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