Comet Lulin C/2007 N3

Comet Lulin C/2007 N3

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On its closest approach to Earth, Lulin has lost its tail. Only its sunward pointing anti-tail is visible.

Lulin Feb 24, 2009  L 6x1min.jpg

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Date Imaged       :

February 24, 2009

Lens       :

Borg 77ED f/4.3

Camera       :

ST10XME

Exposure       :

24 minutes

Filter       :

Astrodon LRGB 6,6,6,6 x 1minute

Mount       :

Losmandy Titan

Location       :

Stardust Observatory, Baguio, Philippines