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Comet 64P/Swift-Gehrels: 10 Dec. 2018

Comet 64P/Swift-Gehrels: an image (10 Dec. 2018)

Comet 64P/Swift-Gehrels reached its perihelion early last Nov.: here it is an image, showing it well active. The image above comes from the average of five, 180-seconds exposures, unfiltered, remotely collected with the “Elena” (PlaneWave 17″+Paramount...

Comet 38P/Stephan-Oterma: 11 Dec. 2018

Comet 38P/Stephan-Oterma: an image (11 Dec. 2018)

Comet 38P/Stephan-Oterma orbits the Sun with a period of 38 years. Its last perihelion was last 10 November. Here it is an image we captured last night. * NB: versione in Italiano qui * The image above comes...


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