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C/2018 Y1 Iwamoto

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About this observation
Observer
Terry Evans
Time of observation
10/02/2019 - 14:00
Object
C/2018 Y1 Iwamoto
Observing location
Warrumbungle Observatory, Coonabarabran, NSW
Equipment
Moravian G4-16000
Orion Optics AG12
Paramount ME
Exposure
10 * 60s
Tags

C/2018 Y1 Iwamoto just before its closest approach and just after perihelion.  The tail is developing nicely.  Inevitable satellite trails as it passes through the zone of geostationary satellites as seen from Australia.

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