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252P_20160418

Comet 252P/LINEAR on 2016-Apr-18

Images calibrated with dark, bias and flat-field frames in IRIS. Alignment on the comet and co-added in IRIS. Further colour stretch in Photoshop CC.

Visual total mag of this comet was estimated ~6.2, Dia. ~19', DC=2, rather diffuse, observed through 20*80 binoculars.

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Taken on April 18, 2016