Comet 73/P Schwassmann-Wachmann 3
21.4.-12.5.2006


Olivier Schreurs




21. April 2006

C fragment -T400 F2500mm of SaL (Société Astronomique de Liège) Nandrin Observatory, Belgium.
21-04-06 at 00:10 UT -33x1min - Sequence time: 44 minutes.
Eos 300D@800 ISO in jpeg mode -Neodyme filter. FOV 31’.
IRIS software: no preprocessing on jpeg frames.



Rays on the left in the image below are reflections of alpha Coronae Borealis (Alphecca).








25. April 2006

First split of B fragment -T400 F2500mm of SaL Nandrin Observatory, Belgium.
25-04-06 at 23:38 UT -17x90s - Sequence time : 29 minutes.
Eos 300D@800 ISO - Neodyme filter - IRIS software.




7. May 2006

C fragment - V.Van Campenhout’s SCT Celestron 9.25) at Desnié, Belgium.
07-05-06 at 02:03 UT -20x30s - Sequence time: 15 minutes.
Eos 30D@1600 ISO - Contrast-Booster filter - IRIS sofware.
Lumicon focal reducer.













12. May 2006

B fragment - T255 F1650 of SaL Nandrin Observatory, Belgium.
12-05-06 at 02:08 UT -30x20s - Sequence time: 20 minutes.
Eos30D@400 ISO -Neodyme filter - IRIS software.









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