Comet Lovejoy C/2014 Q2

Comet Lovejoy C/2014 Q2

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Comet Lovejoy C/2014 Q2 last night in Puppis through an 8” f2.8 Newtonian. The field of view is 80 x 106 arc minutes. The comet is just barely visible through 10x50 binoculars.



Date Imaged       :

December 12, 2014

Lens       :

N8 f/2.8

Camera       :

QSI 683

Exposure       :

40 minutes

Filter       :

LRGB 8:4:4:4 x 2 minutes 3x3

Mount       :

Losmandy G11

Location       :

Stardust Observatory, Baguio