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C/2018 Y1 Iwamoto

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About this observation
Observer
Terry Evans
Time of observation
13/02/2019 - 13:27
Object
C/2018 Y1 Iwamoto
Observing location
Warrumbungle Observatory, Coonabarabran, NSW
Equipment
Moravian G4-16000
Orion Optics AG12
Paramount ME
Exposure
10 * 60s
Tags

Quite a difference in the tail's PA over 48 hours!  Quite a pretty bifurcated tail now.  I managed to see it with my 15*50 binoculars from Somerset at 2019-02-12 01:30 UT.  It's quite faint (compared to, say, 46P last December) but was fairly obvious near Regulus.

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