Engelhardsberg observatory

Comet Panstarrs, May 28th, 2013

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Objects:  comet Panstarrs C/2011 L4

Constellation:  Cepheus

Coordinates (J2000): 18h 58m; +85° 12' (approximately)

Remarks:     Panstarrs near celestial north pole

Telescope and camera: ASA 10", f 2.8, Focal length 700 mm, SBIG St-8300M, 8x Filterwheel

Mount: ASA DDM 85, Software: Autoslew V5.1, Sequence V9

Exposure: 10 x 120 seconds L, Bin 2x2, total 20 minutes

Date and Conditions: May 28 2013, 21:45 UT (May 28th, 23:45 MESZ), stars to 6m0 (good conditions)

Software used: acquisition: Maxim DL 5, Stacking: DeepSkyStacker 3.3.2, Processing: Adobe Photoshop CS4, PixInsight 1.8