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8 July 2020, 1059UT
50mm Refractor f/3.6 and ASI 178MC Camera
Comet C/2020 F3 (NEOWISE) looks like a fireball as it rises over the Catalina Mountains north of Tucson. The comet was about magnitude 1, five days after perihelion in its orbit of 7125 years.