Comet Garradd up Close

Comet Garradd up Close

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I decided on getting in a bit closer to Comet Garradd C2009 P1 with my 16 inch scope and capturing its colors as well. This is the result of 36 minutes worth of exposure.



Coordinates       :

22h 02' +09d 26' in Pegasus

Date Imaged       :

July 23, 2011

Lens       :

N16 f/4.5

Camera       :

ST10XME

Exposure       :

36 minutes

Filter       :

Astrodon LRGB 6:3:3:6 x 2 minutes

Mount       :

Losmandy Titan

Location       :

Stardust Observatory, Baguio