Comet 41P/Tuttle-Giacobini-Kresak

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José J. Chambó

Valencia, Spain

GSO 8″ f/3.7 & Atik 383L+

Comet 41P imaged on Mat 2nd 2017 three weeks after its perihelion, begun loss brightness, although in this image still shone around magnitude 7.5 showing a fuzzy coma with a diameter as 15 arcminutes wide around a sharp central condensation; also is visible a small tail as 8 arcminutes long toward southwest (to bottom right).

2017-05-02T00:00:00

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