67P Churyumov-Gerasimenko in Leo

location: remote with http://www.itelescope.net/ 

Observatory: Nerpio, Spain

Telescope T16 Takahashi TOA 150mm f/7.3 1100mm, SBIG STL-11000M

L 1x 300s standard calibration


2015_10_15, 04:59-05:05 time UTC exposures taken

At the time the probe Rosetta with lander Philae are exploring the comet

Coma diameter about 30´´, bright about 10.5 mag compared with TYC 1419-806-1

tail on this picture app. 8´ long


Position in constellation LEO 

Moon under horizon



created : 8.11.2015 - updated : 8.11.2015    -  (c) T.Zwach  - photos: Thomas Zwach