C/2002 U2 (LINEAR)

C/2002 U2 (LINEAR)
Reported observations:
2002 Oct. 27.94 UT: m1=16.0 CCD, Dia.=11", DC=3, Tail= 1.5' in PA: 105 deg., ... 0.94-m SCT/CCD ... Iain McDonald (St. Andrews, Scotland) [Comet appears quite diffuse. At first glance, it resembles Hale-Bopp. Error in m1=0.5]
2002 Oct. 27.32 UT: m1=15.5 CCD, Dia.=16", DC=6/9, ... 0.31-m SCT/CCD ... P. Clay Sherrod (ASO - Conway) [Very difficult comet in strong light of gibbous moon; coma is uniformly bright and transparent, round, with strong starlike condensation (*) m2= 17.3 CCD. ]