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Comet C/2019 Y4 ATLAS a tale of two comas

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About this observation
Observer
Peter Tickner
Time of observation
10/04/2020 - 21:45
Object
Comet C/2019 Y4 ATLAS
Observing location
Urban Berkshire
Equipment
ZWO ASI071 MC Pro CMOS camera
14inch LX200 SCT at f/10
EQ8 mount
OAG with Lodestar X2 Autoguider
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Continuing my nightly observation of this fast fading comet until cloud interfered.  This shows that the small new coma at the front is growing and heading in a slightly different direction to the old dispersing coma behind it.

Peter

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