225P/LINEAR

225P/LINEAR = P/2009 Q3 = P/2002 T1 (LINEAR)
Reported observations:
2002 Nov. 12.41 UT: m1=16.2 CCD, Dia.=14", DC=3/9, ... 0.31-m SCT/CCD ... P. Clay Sherrod (ASO - Conway) [Comet is very small and without any central brightening, uniformly circular; difficult in star-rich field]
2002 Nov. 09.87 UT: m1=16.8 CCD, Dia.=4.5", DC=9, no tail visible, ... 0.30-m SCT/CCD ... Iain McDonald (St. Andrews, Scotland) [Central condensation barely visible. Comet looks very compact. Error in m1=0.7]
2002 Oct. 31.31 UT: m1=16.3 CCD, Dia.=9", DC=4/9, ... 0.31-m SCT/CCD ... P. Clay Sherrod (ASO - Conway) [This is a very small and difficult comet, nearly stellar, imbedded in a very star-rich portion of the Milky Way. Appears to be mottled or even perhaps two-part in CCD image. (*) m2= 18.7 CCD]
2002 Oct. 14.30 UT: m1=15.2 CCD, Dia.=14"x9", DC=7/9, ... 0.31-m SCT/CCD ... P. Clay Sherrod (ASO - Conway) [Comet is a very difficult object, despite its apparent brighter mag. 1. Appears elonged, as a thin section of light in a NW-SE direction, very compact and thin]
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