67P Churyumov-Gerasimenko in Leo with NGC3666

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

Observatory: Nerpio, Spain

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

L 3x 600s standard calibration

 

2015_10_18, 04:38-05:20 time UTC exposures taken

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

Pictures from Rosetta

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Fachgruppe Kometen VdS

Coma diameter about 30´´, bright about 13 

tail on this picture app. 9´ long

 

inverted
Position in constellation LEO 

Moon under horizon

 

 

created : 21.11.2015 - updated : 21.11.2015    -  (c) T.Zwach  - photos: Thomas Zwach