Comet C/2020 F8 (SWAN)
May 27, 2020

Image of comet C/2020 F8 (SWAN), obtained on 2020 May 27 (20h48-21h00UT) in moonlight and twilight conditions with 20-cm, f/5 telescope and Canon 6D DSLR. Exposure time was 20x30s at ISO 1600. Total exposure time 10 minutes. Image scale is 4.48 arc sec/pixel. Field size is 1.24 x 0.89o. The comet was only about 8o above the horizon, but thanks to very transparent sky clearly visible, though it has apparently desintegrated and faded, while passing perihelion on May 27. Copyright © 2020 by H. Mikuz, Èrni Vrh Observatory.

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