Comet Jacques C/2015 F4

Comet Jacques C/2015 F4

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C/2015 F4 Jacques is just outside the orbit of Mars at a distance of 1.75AU from the Sun and 0.84AU from Earth. It glows at around magnitude 11.5 in the constellation Aquarius. It is expected to brighten further in July and August.

Date Imaged       :

June 26, 2015

Lens       :

N16 f/4.5

Camera       :

QSI 683

Exposure       :

7 minutes

Filter       :

LRGB 4:1:1:1 minutes 2x2

Mount       :

Losmandy Titan

Location       :

Stardust Observatory, Baguio