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Comet 45P meets the Whale and Hockey Stick Galaxies

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Observer
Damian Peach
Time of observation
19/02/2017 - 23:30
Object
45P/Honda-Mrkos-Pajdusakova
Observing location
New Mexico, USA
Equipment
FSQ106 Telescope
STL camera
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The comet is of course very much closer to us than either galaxy, but their positions in the same part of the sky makes for an interesting "encounter" image.

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