Comet NEOWISE

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Hi,
I've just been out having a look at the new Comet NEOWISE. It's really nice to see a naked-eye comet again :) Definitely worth a look. Binoculars show it beautifully. Don't miss it!
 

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I haven't been able to see it yet. I think it's too close to the horizon (or terrain) for me
 

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I haven't been able to see it yet. I think it's too close to the horizon (or terrain) for me
I wasn't able to see it today (my first try at dusk). Tomorrow it will be 2º higher, so that should help.
 

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Had only my (not sooo good) phone camera available, but for a 4 seconds exposure "out of the hipsfrom the hip" it gives an impression.

As Brian said: It's really nice to see a naked-eye comet again!
 

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Too bright here in the big city and no time to drive out.... :(
 

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Funny thing is, i saw it recently and dismissed it as a plane or something. Logic being if there was a comet that bright i sure would have heard of it, therefore it's not a comet. :/
 

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Clouds are covering the show here for a week! :(
Yet still hopeful that it will clear in time for the (possibly) its brightest appearance on its closest encounter with Earth on July 23
 

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I found the comet in C2A okay, But I'm still looking in Stellarium! :lol:

Thanks, Guys

Christopher Tarana
 

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I saw and made photos! But nights are still with some twilight even at 1:00 a.m. it gets darker with every night. Comet on 57 deg latitude is always above the horizon.
 

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Finally managed to see it at dusk... just barely. It shows itself more to the camera. :lol:
The conditions weren't great, but still it is clear that it is much dimmer that a week ago or so.
I'll post some images tomorrow.
 

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Too much light, too much haze, and a comet a bit dimmer than before, but still not something you see every day.
 

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