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C/2015 V2 (Johnson) in Bootes


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About this observation
David Swan
Time of observation
25/05/2017 - 23:18
C/2015 V2 (Johnson)
Observing location
Tynemouth, UK
Scope: 6in reflector at f/5
Camera: ASI178MC
Software: Firecapture and DeepSkyStacker
Stack of 15 x 20s subs

22:18 UT, 23:18 BST. Not a wonderful image - taken from a rather light polluted location - but it is obviously a comet! Stars in FoV (about 30 arcmin) matched with those on chart prepared by the AAVSO Variable Star Plotter centred at RA 14 56 19, DEC 28 30 29.

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