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Comet 21P Giacobini Zinner

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About this observation
Observer
Jimmy Fraser
Time of observation
06/09/2018 - 01:38
Object
Comet 21P Giacobini Zinner
Observing location
Alness, Scotland.
Equipment
70mm F/6 ED Doublet Refractor
Canon EOS M5
Exposure
Exp 22 seconds ISO 5000
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Cooler air drifting down from the north banishes the cloud allowing a good view of Comet 21P

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djswan2002's picture

Superb. This really puts the comet in its place and complements the images taken with long FL scopes.

I can't wait to see your wide field pics of 46P/Wirtanen!

James John Fraser's picture

David, thanks so much for your comment. Really enjoy your pictures too. Now that 46P/Wirtanen is getting higher (and above the roof of the house!) I hope to get a decent wide field picture - just need the clouds to clear.

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