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Mike Olason

Location of Photo:

Denver Colorado

Date/Time of photo:

2017/02/27 1235UT


11" SC Telescope and STF-8300M CCD Camera


Comet 73P and its Fragment 73P-BT are now the same magnitude 14.0, after shedding fragment BT a couple weeks ago the fragment had been a magnitude brighter than its mother. The insets show a single 60 second image. The images were taken in the early dawn sky.


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