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C/2019 Y4 (ATLAS) near rho UMa

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Observer
Tim Haymes
Time of observation
23/03/2020 - 00:40
Object
Comet 2019 Y4 (ATLAS)
Observing location
Steeple Aston, nr Bicester
Equipment
203mm F/4 SN8
EQ6 Pro
Canon 60Da
Baader MPCC
Exposure
20 x 30s subs @ 2000 iso
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My first opportunity in a dark sky. Image is 1.0 x 1.5 deg.  I see a bit of a tail in this stacked and stretched image at PA about 130 deg.  Hopefully it will brightener further.  A nice colour contrast with the red star was a bonus.

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