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Year Mn Day MM Mag Ref Scope Pwr coma DC tail p.a. Obs Site 2014 10 25.48 S 14.1 AU 40.0L 257 0.7 4 YOS Kita-karuizawa, Gunma (Still visible unexpectedly.) 2014 9 22.65 S 13.9 AU 40.0L 257 0.7 3 YOS Kita-karuizawa, Gunma (Unexpectedly, I could see it. Faint and diffuse.)
2008 1 4.41 S[13.7 AU 40.0L 257 !0.5 YOS Mt. Hanadate, Ibaraki (It became too faint to see now.) 2007 12 9.45 S 14.0 AU 40.0L 257 0.6 3/ YOS Kita-karuizawa, Gunma (It became faint, but still easy to see.) 2007 12 8.48 S 13.4 AU 40.0L 257 0.7 3 YOS Kita-karuizawa, Gunma 2007 11 3.91 S 13.2 HN 20.3T 100 1.5 2 GON Alto del Castro - Aralla, León (Comparison stars taken from Henden photometry near WW Cet.) 2007 11 3.45 S 13.3 AU 40.0L 144 0.5 4 YOS Kita-karuizawa, Gunma (Difficult to see due to the hazy sky. Maybe the comet became somewhat faint.) 2007 10 14.894 S 12.8 AU 31.0J 89 1.1 3/ BOU Lauwersoog 2007 10 11.91 S 12.7 TK 20.3T 133 1.0 5 GON Alto del Trichero - Soto y Amío, León 2007 10 9.44 S 13.2 GA 25.4L 114 0.7 SEA Cowra, NSW 2007 10 8.50 S 13.1 GA 25.4L 114 SEA Cowra, NSW 2007 10 6.60 S 13.0 AU 40.0L 144 0.8 6/ YOS Kita-karuizawa, Gunma 2007 10 5.48 S 12.6 AU 40.0L 144 0.9 6/ YOS Kita-karuizawa, Gunma (Very bright and easy to see. Significantly brighter than the other 13-14 mag comets on the same night. It looked similar to C/2003 WT42 in 2006, as it does on the CCD images.) 2007 9 23.17 S 12.8 HN 20.3T 133 1.0 4 GON Alto del Castro - Aralla, León (Comparison stars taken from Henden photometry near WW Cet.) 2007 9 20.16 S 13.0 HN 20.3T 133 0.8 5 GON Alto del Castro - Aralla, León (Comparison stars taken from Henden photometry near WW Cet.) 2007 9 15.16 S 13.0 HN 20.3T 133 0.8 5 GON Alto del Trichero - Soto y Amío, León (Comparison stars taken from Henden photometry near WW Cet.) 2007 9 13.967 S 12.6 TA 31.0J 109 0.9 2/ DIJ Sint Annen 2007 9 13.958 S 12.8 TA 31.0J 109 0.7 4 BOU Sint Annen 2007 9 10.02 S 13.2 HN 20.3T 133 0.8 5 GON Alto del Castro - Aralla, León (Comparison stars taken from Henden photometry near WW Cet.) 2007 9 8.10 S 13.2 HN 20.3T 133 0.8 5 GON Alto del Castro - Aralla, León (Comparison stars taken from Henden photometry near WW Cet.) 2007 8 16.16 S 13.5 HN 20.3T 133 0.7 5 GON Escuredo, León (Mountain location, very clear sky. Nearby field stars checked in DSS. Comparison stars taken from Henden photometry near WW Cet.) 2007 7 14.11 I 14.7 HN 20.3T 133 9 GON Alto del Castro - Aralla, León (Mountain location, very clear sky. Nearby field stars checked in DSS. Comparison stars taken from Henden photometry near TX Tri.)