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Comet 21P passing NGC 7000

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Comet 21P passing NGC 7000

There is only a night or two more to image comet 21P passing NGC 7000 the North American Nebula. See Nick James's Observing Challenge
The skies over much of the UK are forecast to be good. Earlier this morning I managed this image using my DSLR and 200mm lens.

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This conjunction has

This conjunction has certainly encouraged a lot of people to have a go at imaging this (currently) rather puny comet. Denis Buczynski has just updated our image archive and you can see the results for 21P here.