Comet 17P/Holmes

Comet Holmes

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Object: Comet 17P/Holmes Constellation Perseus

Distance: 2 AU

Date(s) Taken: Nov 2,3 2007

Telescope: Takahashi 102S / Flat Field Corrector

Focal Length: 800 mm

Camera: ST 2000 XM operating at -20 deg C sensor temperature

Resolution: 1.91 Arc-seconds / Pixel

Exposures: 4 hours total duration

26 Red - 3 Minute Images binned 1x1

25 Green - 3 Minute Images binned 1x1

26 Blue - 3 Minute Images binned 1x1

 

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