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TCP J18402428+3734443

TCP J18402428+3734443   2021 07 16.6458*  18 40 24.28 +37 34 44.36 14.0 U             Lyr       0 0

2021 07 16.6458

Discovered by Ryoichi Irie, Toyooka, Hyogo, Japan, on single frame (60-s exp. limiting mag 17.0) taken by Takahashi epsilon-180 (18cm/F2.8 reflector) and Nikon D600 camera. Nothing is visible at this location on the frames taken on 2020 Apr. by same instrument.

2021 07 17.525

Not visible in image taken with Canon 800D and 200mm lens, 10 x 10 sec, ISO 12800, F/3.5 with limiting magnitude ~16.0. Observer Rob Kaufman at White Cliffs, NSW, Australia (30.85S, 143.09E).

2021 07 17.50324

F. Watanabe (Nayoro Observatory, Hokkaido, Japan) reports that no optical counterpart was observed at the predicted position with a 5-sigma upper limit R >20.51 on Jal. 17.50 UT using a 0.4-m f/10 Meili telescope.

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