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C/2017 T2 (PANSTARRS) and Double Cluster

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Observer
Mike Scarisbrick
Time of observation
28/01/2020 - 23:00
Object
C/2017 T2
Observing location
Catfield, Norfolk
Equipment
SkyWatcher EvoStar 72ED
0.85X reducer/corrector
HEQ5 Pro mount
Sony A6300
Processed in AstroArt6
Exposure
27 x 30seconds, ISO 3200
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The weather forecast I had heard earlier in the day mentioned a "moderate breeze". Moderate was not the adjective that sprung to my mind after having been out in it for an hour. I'm blaming the breeze on the three frames I rejected before stacking. It certainly dissuaded me from putting a bigger telescope on the mount.

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