Friday, August 30, 2019

COMET C/2018 W2 AFRICANO Taken by Michael Jäger on August 29, 2019 @ Weißenkirchen, Austria

Hello The comet is now slowly getting into the reach of binoculars. On August 29 he was around the 10m0 bright. The coma is now greater than 5 arc minutes, but the comet is only moderately condensed. On the images no tail is visible. Image from August 29th at 2.20 UT with 8 "/2.0 RASA and CCD L-4x3 min filter green, Regards Michael Jäger

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