Comet 333P/LINEAR

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Comet 333P/LINEAR

Post by rwilkinson » Sat Mar 12, 2016 7:45 pm

It will be passing through The Pleiades this week:
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Daily positions of the comet through the coming week
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But it's only around 11th-12th magnitude, and there's increasing moonlight.

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Re: Comet 333P/LINEAR

Post by rwilkinson » Fri Mar 18, 2016 8:06 am

Despite the bright moonlight last night, I did manage to capture this comet from central Bolton:
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Comet LINEAR on 17-Mar. 13x 5-min (guided) using HX916 on 80ED at f/4.6
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