Comet 209P LINEAR

Comet 209P LINEAR

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A new meteor shower is expected to occur five days from tonight on May 24. Periodic comet 209P LINEAR is the progenitor object to which the new meteor shower is attributed to. The meteor shower is forecast to have a peak of up to 400 meteors per hour and will radiate from the constellation Camelopardalis.

Date Imaged       :

May 20, 2014

Lens       :

N16 f/4.5

Camera       :

QSI 683

Exposure       :

25 minutes

Filter       :

LRGB 6:5:5:5 x 1minute binned 3x3

Mount       :

Losmandy Titan

Location       :

Stardust Observatory, Baguio