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Comet 103P and the Double Cluster - Alan Tough

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About this observation
Observer
Alan Tough
Time of observation
11/10/2010 - 14:30

This image shows Comet 103P Hartley and the Double Cluster in Perseus. 10 sub-frames were taken between 23:46 and 00:10 UT on 2010 October 07-08. The data were processed using Photoshop 7, Noel Carboni's astronomy actions and Neat Image. Equipment used: Sky-Watcher ED80, HEQ5 mount, Canon EOS 40D at prime focus, 0.85x Reducer-Corrector. Exposure details: 10 x 90 Seconds @ f/7.5, ISO-800. Guiding equipment: Sky-Watcher ED100, StarShoot Autoguider. Alan C Tough Elgin.

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