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Noctilucent clouds and NEOWISE

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About this observation
Observer
John Savage
Time of observation
11/07/2020 - 02:19
Object
C/2020 F3 NEOWISE and Noctilucent clouds
Observing location
Rushay Farm Observatory Dorset (Z42)
Equipment
Canon EOS 6D MkII
50mm fixed focus lens
Static tripod
Exposure
2.2s, ISO 2000, f/5.6

Pleased to have seen NEOWISE a bit earlier, and had packed up. Took a quick last peek at the comet and was thrilled to see these noctilucent clouds as well. First time I had seen noctilucents. 

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