Schwassmann-Wachmann Frag's B & C

20060428 73P bc


Fragments B and C of Comet Schwassmann-Wachmann (73P) after it broke up.

Imaging Site: Little Blair Valley, Ca.

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Date: 28 Apr 2006

Lens and f/: Canon EF85mm f/1.8 at f/1.8.

Mount: Camera piggy-backed on a wedge mounted Celestron N11GPS.

Guiding: SBIG STV Deluxe through the N11GPS.

Camera: Canon 20Da in raw mode, ISO: 400.

Camera temperature: n/a

Camera binning: n/a

Number of sub-images and exposure: One image at 302 seconds.

Filters: None.

Image Calibration: Darks and flats.

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