Comet 2009P Garradd

Comet 2009P Garradd
G. J. Garradd (Siding Spring Observatory, Australia) discovered this comet on four images obtained between 2009 August 13.77 and August 13.81. He was using the 0.5-m Uppsala Schmidt telescope and a CCD camera. The magnitude was given as 17.5-17.7 and the coma was described as circular and 15″ across. The first confirmation was obtained by W. Robledo (El Condor Observatory, Cordoba) on August 14.17.

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