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AT 2017hgo - negative result

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Observer
David Swan
Time of observation
22/10/2017 - 19:28
Object
AT 2017hgo
Observing location
Tynemouth, UK
Equipment
Scope: 200mm SCT at f/6.3
Camera: ASI178MM
Filter: Baader UV/IR cut
Software: Firecapture and DeepSkyStacker
Exposure
100 x 5s
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Time stated is the midpoint of the capture and is UT. I hummed and hawed about posting this, but I figured that it might be good to show the different types of activity that are going on. So, something might be there - but it was definitely not bright when I looked!

* On the TNS page, it says the discovery mag was 19.75 (filter i-Sloan); this contrasts with the value on the Rochester page (of unknown origin).

I'd quite like to get a snap of AT 2017hat, but being in UMa this object is not high enough until a rather unpleasant morning hour!

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