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Comet 21p timelapse 33 minutes

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500 x 4 second frames at 20 fps. 33 minutes timelapse. Taken tonight with an evolution 925 at F/6.3 and an altair astro GPCAM3 385c camera. Mount decided to be a dick towards the end ? 

 

 

 

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Nice one ... it never ceases to amaze me how fast some of these objects move (angular speed rather than km/s!). Thanks for posting.

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Thank you, rather than start a new topic, here are a couple i made tonight. Weekend and clear skies, would be rude not to.  :) 

466 x 4,2 seconds at 20 fps

 

 

574 x 4.2 seconds at 20 fps

 

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There's another thread on here somewhere that says it is going to be passing through M35 later this month ... I think that would make quite an impressive sequence ...

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Weather and work commitments permitting...... :)

It passes through M37 on the 10th and M35 on the 15th September.

 

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Wowwwwww! Thanks, that is SO COOL! What a visualization of the fact that yes, those things really are moving!

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