C/2014 Q2 Lovejoy

location: Austria 1130 Vienna

9x 300s Canon 5d MkII ISO 800, TMB 80/600 at 474mm with 0,8x reducer Televue, 10 x Dark at 300s and 4x Dark at 180s, 11 Flat, IDAS LPI Filter, registered and stacked with DeepSkyStacker stacked with Auto Adaptive Weight Average 2 2, Super Pixel, Losmandy G11, guiding with GSO 200/800mm and Meade DSI


2015_01_13, 20:52-21:34 time UTC exposures taken


Coma diameter about 35´ very bright about 4mag visible outer suburb unaided eye

tail on this picture more than 70´ long DC6

Moon under horizon

Position in constellation Taurus (TAU) 

app. 45° above horizon



created : 17.01.2015 - updated : 17.01.2015    -  (c) T.Zwach  - photos: Thomas Zwach