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C/2018 W2: will it get to mag 9 in Sep?

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Observer
David Swan
Time of observation
13/01/2019 - 19:05
Object
C/2018 W2 (Africano)
Observing location
Tynemouth, UK
Equipment
200mm SCT
Hyperstar
ASI178MM
Maxim DL, Astrometrica
Exposure
46 x 20s
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This comet is currently drifting 'amongst' the galaxies in UMa. In the autumn it will shoot through And, Peg, Psc and Aqr at a predicted (by S&T) brightness of mag 9-10.

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