Comet C/2012 K5 LINEAR Nucleus

Comet C/2012 K5 LINEAR Nucleus

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This one minute exposure at 1,016mm focal length captures the rapidly moving nucleus of Comet C/2012 K5 Linear which is off center in the coma.



Date Imaged       :

January 2, 2013

Lens       :

Astrophysics 5" f/8 refractor

Camera       :

ST10XME

Exposure       :

1 minute

Filter       :

Luminance

Mount       :

Losmandy Titan

Location       :

Stardust Observatory, Baguio