Comet C/2020 T2 (Palomar) on 14.07.2021

  Size: 1800 px      
© Velimir Popov & Emil Ivanov 2021

Comet C/2020 T2 was discovered on October 7th 2020 by Dmitry A. Duev (Palomar, Zwicky Transient Facility's Twilight Survey) This image shows the comet on the evening of July 14th 2021 at 20:35 UT.

Image details:


Center of field RA 14:04:29 (h:m:s)
Center of field DE +03:51:09 (deg:m:s)
Size 72.7 x 48.5 (arcmin)
Pixel scale: 2.42 (arcsec/pixel)
Orientation: Up is 79.2 degrees E of N
Charts and image details obtained from
Optic(s): ASA 12" Astrograph @ f/3.6 (Newton)
Mount: ASA DDM85 Standard
Camera: SBIG STL 11000 M
Filters: Luminance, Red, Green, Blue, Astronomik filters
Dates/Times: 14. Jul. 2021
Location: IRIDA Observatory, BG, longitude: E 24 44' 18", latitude: N 41 41' 42"
Exp. Details: L:5x3 min, R:5x3 min, G:5x3 min, B:5x3 min, Bin 2, Total Exposure Time - 60 min.
More details: Dark and flat frames reduction
Processing: PixInsight / PS
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