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20 September 2017, 1108UT
11" SCT f/6.4 and STF-8300M CCD Camera
Comet 145P/Shoemaker-Levy was at Perihelion on August 31 during it's orbit of 8.44 years. The comet was about magnitude 16 in these images. The upper right insets show a single 300 second image of the comet.