Astronomical School’s Report, 2013, Volume 9, Issue 2, Pages 119–124

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UDC 523.6

Catalogue of emission lines in the spectrum of the comet C/2004 Q2 (Machholz) on 15 January, 2004

Mikailov Kh.M., Churyumov K.I., Guliev R.A., Ismailova Sh.K.


Idetified the emission lines in the spectrum of comet C/2004 Q2 (MACHHOLZ), obtained in the region λλ4760÷6580ÅÅ on 15 January, 2005 with the 2-meter telescope of Shamakha AO of NAS of Azerbaijan. In all in a spectrum the lengths of waves are determined for 280 emission lines. Found out 128 emission lines, belonging to the molecule of carbon of C2, 70 – to the molecule of NH2, 3 – to the ions of water of H2O+ and to 3 forbidden lines of atoms of oxygen [OI]. Amount of the unidetified lines are 76.

Keywords: emission spectrum; comet; C/2004 Q2


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