The small telescopes of observatories in Ukraine have one useful characteristic, which can give a new life for these instruments. With wide angle astrographs and cameras one can obtain the images of extended sky objects for different purposes, in particular for studies of surface brightness distributions. The examples of successful use of the results of surface photometry of comets are presented.
Kinematika i Fizika Nebesnykh Tel Supplement
- Pub Date:
- September 2000