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(3122) Florence

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About this observation
Observer
David Swan
Time of observation
31/08/2017 - 22:25
Object
(3122) Florence
Observing location
Tynemouth, UK
Equipment
Scope: 200mm SCT at f/6.3
Camera: ASI178MM. Baader UV/IR cut
Software: Firecapture and DeepSkyStacker
Exposure
15 x 2s exposures

Please forgive the multiple posts. I think I've worked out how the pros achieve their way of representing movement! This image comprises 15 frames - stacked on the asteroid, using the first and then every tenth frame from a continuous series of 2s exposures starting 21:25:40 UT.

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