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174P Echeclus in outburst

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Observer
Nick James
Time of observation
14/12/2017 - 19:05
Object
Comet 174P
Observing location
Chelmsford, UK
Equipment
C11 + FLI CCD
Exposure
43x60s
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The coma has now expanded to 39 arcsec diameter but the magnitude is constant at 13.6 so the surface brightness is going down.

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Tim Haymes's picture

That is a very clear image Nick. The little star was not resolved on my images taken a earlier. Thanks for your comment on my image - Tim

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