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Comet Atlas C/2019 Y4 with >10' coma

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#1 jeanc

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Posted 25 February 2020 - 07:31 PM

Hello On deep images with green filter i found a coma >10'. image from feb 24 UT 22.00 20x5min green, 5x5 blue 4x5 red, 8x210sec UV/IR - with 12"/4 and CCD Regards Michael Jäger

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#2 einarin

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Posted 25 February 2020 - 07:41 PM

Imaged it about same time.

Seeing a hint of tail at 5 o'clock.



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Posted 25 February 2020 - 08:30 PM

wow, a lot to see on this picture.
very successful on your part.



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Posted 25 February 2020 - 08:33 PM

That's a great image!



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Posted 25 February 2020 - 08:56 PM

👍👍

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Posted 25 February 2020 - 09:20 PM

Michael. been following your images of comet Atlas on Spaceweather.com also.
Hope this comet is going to be a good one.

#7 jeanc

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Posted 26 February 2020 - 12:45 AM

Thank you all, so far he has pleasantly surprised us, but it is too early to say what he is doing in perihelion


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Posted 26 February 2020 - 04:22 AM

That's a very nice picture! :bow:



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Posted 29 February 2020 - 01:49 PM

Beautiful image, the "hint of a tail" looks reddish. waytogo.gif



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Posted 02 March 2020 - 03:51 PM

Great shot!




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