Comet 41P/Tuttle–Giacobini–Kresák from UK

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Comet 41P/Tuttle–Giacobini–Kresák from UK

Postby Chameleon05 » Mon Mar 20, 2017 9:36 pm

Hi folks,

Has anyone managed to see or image Comet 41P/Tuttle–Giacobini–Kresák which is approaching Ursa Major over the next week or so?
I live in Moray in the north east of Scotland.

Here is a link to some info on it

I have tried viewing it through binoculars and also tried a few shots at 30 secs with 10mm lens on my Canon 70D last night but not really had a lot of joy, unless I have imaged it but can't pick it out of the other stars in the frames!

I am reasonably new to astrophotography and haven't put any pics up here as yet. I can do if need be though and if it's allowed or do I need to get a Photobucket account set up first?


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Re: Comet 41P/Tuttle–Giacobini–Kresák from UK

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Re: Comet 41P/Tuttle–Giacobini–Kresák from UK

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