Comet Lovejoy C/2014 Q2

Comet Lovejoy C/2014 Q2

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Comet Lovejoy C2014 Q2 is still an easily spotted naked eye object. Its tail is still very prominent after over two weeks past closest approach to the Sun. This 18 minute exposure is 4 degrees wide.

Date Imaged       :

January 24, 2015

Lens       :

N8 f/4

Camera       :

QSI 683

Exposure       :

18 minutes

Filter       :

LRGB 3:1:1:1 x 3minutes

Mount       :

Losmandy G11

Location       :

Stardust Observatory, Baguio