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Uwe Pilz
scholastic sledgehammer


Reged: 05/16/08

Loc: Leipzig, Germany
Cmet Lovejoy, more tha 2 degrees tail!
      #6280910 - 12/30/13 11:30 AM Attachment (21 downloads)

With my 12 cm comet catcher and a Swan Band Filter I could glimpse more than 2 degrees tail of Lovejoy this morning (4:00 UT)! Fascinating!

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Jef De Wit
Carpal Tunnel


Reged: 03/06/09

Loc: Hove, Belgium
Re: Cmet Lovejoy, more tha 2 degrees tail! new [Re: Uwe Pilz]
      #6280925 - 12/30/13 11:40 AM

Nice catch!

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PeterDob
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Reged: 07/29/05

Loc: CarĂš, Italy
Re: Cmet Lovejoy, more tha 2 degrees tail! new [Re: Uwe Pilz]
      #6280929 - 12/30/13 11:41 AM

Holy...!!! Well done, Uwe, what an amazing observation! Many thanks for sharing this!

Peter


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dweller25
Pooh-Bah


Reged: 08/30/07

Loc: Lancashire, UK
Re: Cmet Lovejoy, more tha 2 degrees tail! new [Re: PeterDob]
      #6280986 - 12/30/13 12:13 PM

Excellent observation Uwe - 4am - ugh !!

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Chopin
Canis Insanus
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Reged: 02/03/05

Loc: In the doghouse.
Re: Cmet Lovejoy, more tha 2 degrees tail! new [Re: dweller25]
      #6281111 - 12/30/13 01:15 PM

Uwe...wow! Brilliant!

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niteskystargazer
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Reged: 10/05/09

Loc: 41-43'-28" N 87-42'-39" W
Re: Cmet Lovejoy, more tha 2 degrees tail! new [Re: Uwe Pilz]
      #6281247 - 12/30/13 02:31 PM

Uwe,

Nice sketch of Comet Lovejoy .

CS,KLU,

,

Tom


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kenrenard
Carpal Tunnel


Reged: 12/13/12

Loc: Dunmore, PA
Re: Cmet Lovejoy, more tha 2 degrees tail! new [Re: niteskystargazer]
      #6282186 - 12/30/13 09:18 PM

Uwe,
You have rendered a great capture. I love the detail in this most beautiful sketch,


Ken


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frank5817
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Reged: 06/13/06

Loc: Illinois
Re: Cmet Lovejoy, more tha 2 degrees tail! new [Re: kenrenard]
      #6282331 - 12/30/13 10:29 PM

Uwe,

Wow, how impressive that is.

Frank


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Uwe Pilz
scholastic sledgehammer


Reged: 05/16/08

Loc: Leipzig, Germany
Re: Cmet Lovejoy, more tha 2 degrees tail! new [Re: frank5817]
      #6282640 - 12/31/13 01:43 AM

Thank you for your comments, but see for yourself! Simply catch a pair of binoculars and wake up early ;-)

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Tamas Bognar
sage


Reged: 02/02/09

Loc: Hungary, Zákány
Re: Cmet Lovejoy, more tha 2 degrees tail! new [Re: Uwe Pilz]
      #6283048 - 12/31/13 09:45 AM


Uwe,

Great sketch of Comet Lovejoy .


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