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2060 Chiron

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About this observation
Observer
Nick Quinn
Time of observation
24/09/2020 - 00:20
Object
2060 Chiron
Observing location
Steyning, West Sussex, UK
Equipment
8 inch Ritchey-Chretien
SBIG STF-8300M
Losmandy G11
Exposure
6 x 4 mins (21st & 22nd), 4 x 4 mins (24th), binned 2 x 2

Chiron imaged over 3 nights. Magnitude 18.5, distance 17.866 AU (JPL Horizons). Image capture and calibration with AstroArt 7, final stacking and processing with GIMP 2.10.

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