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C/2020 F8 SWAN (Closeup)

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About this observation
Observer
Terry Evans
Time of observation
03/05/2020 - 19:00
Object
C/2020 F8 SWAN
Observing location
Warrumbungle Observatory, Coonabarabran, NSW
Equipment
Moravian G4-16000
Orion Optics AG12
Paramount ME
Exposure
10 * 60s
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A close-up of the head of C/2020 F8 SWAN. There are lots of fine tails as well as the main gas tail.  I've added a little bit of Local Adaptive filtering which enhances the fine tails.

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