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Comet C.2020 A2 Iwamoto


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About this observation
Denis Buczynski
Time of observation
07/02/2020 - 03:57
Comet C/2020 A2 Iwamoto
Observing location
Tarbatness Highland Scotland
C14 @f/6
ASI 1600MM Pro unfiltered
Hello all, A clear sky was dominated by a near full moon last night (20200207), but the transparency was good after midnight so I was able to to obtain images of comet C/2020A2 Iwamoto despite the bright sky conditions. The comet is situated close to Vega in the dawn sky and a measurement of its visual equivalent magnitude (using Comphot by Nick James) gives 10.1 with a coma of around 2.8 arc mins.
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