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174P outburst

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Observer
Nick James
Time of observation
07/01/2018 - 18:34
Object
174P
Observing location
Chelmsford, UK
Equipment
C11 + FLI CCD
Exposure
89x60s
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This deep image of 174P shows that the coma continues to expand following its Dec 7 outburst. Unfortunately the comet is almost stationary at the moment right in the middle of two bright stars but the coma diameter looks to be around 106 arcsec. There also appears to be some structure in the inner coma in PA 35.

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