Comet Garradd C 2009 P1 is just a few days from closest approach to Earth. It glows at magnitude 7 and is easy to detect in a pair of 10x50 binoculars. The comet is quite extensive and easily spans over two degrees of sky or four full moon widths.
Date Imaged :
February 29, 2012
Borg 77ED f/5.5
Astrodon L 3x5 minutes RGB 1:1:1x4 minutes 2x2
Stardust Observatory, Baguio