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Gallery: Tempel 1 (2004-2005)

Observation made by Toni Scarmato

Fig 1:

Image Parameter Details
Comments: Comet active, estimated visually around 10.7 with a 3.5' of coma.
Magnitude R 11.0 for 1.4' of coma and magnitude unfiltered 11.2 for 1.4' of coma.
The original fits image show a long tail about 3.5' (probably ions tail) and a fan shaped (dust) tail visible on the larson-sekanina filter's image.
Again there is a little curve structure in front to the false nucleus.
Image Date/Time: 2005-04-30/21:22:46
Observing Site: Toni Scarmato's Observatory
San Costantino di Briatico, Vibo Valentia (VV), Calabria, Italy
Weather: Clear sky and very good seeing
Telescope: 25 cm reflector f/4.8 Newton
Camera: StarLight Express SXL8
Exposure: 30x30 s
Filters: none

Table 1: Data about image.

Updated: 30-Jul-2013