Comet 73P/Schwassmann-Wachmann 3
About this object
This comet broke up into three or more fragments and all were visible over the several nights of observing.
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Optics: Meade LX90 8" SCT @ f/3.3
Camera: Meade DSI
Date: April 28th, 2006
Location: Ft. Davis, Texas (2006 Texas Star Party)
Exposure Details: 129 x 15 seconds
Acquisition: Meade AutoStar Envisage
Processing: AIP4WIN, Photoshop CS