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C/2017 T2 approaching Double Cluster

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About this observation
Observer
Nick Hewitt
Time of observation
20/01/2020 - 18:50
Object
Comet C2017 T2 PANSTARRS
Observing location
Northampton
Equipment
Starwave 70mm
EQ6
Canon 60Da
IDAS filter
Exposure
18 x 60sec @ISO2000
Tags

The clouds have a tendency to build mid-evening so an early session despite neighbours lights.

The small comet is just below open cluster NGC 957 and approaching the marvellous Double Cluster (NGC 869 & 884) in Perseus. It will be closer in the next few days.

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