C/2014 Q2 Lovejoy in And

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

Observatory: Mayhill, New Mexico

Telescope T3 Takahashi TOA-150 150mm f/7.3 1950mm, SBIG ST-8300C One Shot Color CCD

1x 600s, 1x400s, 1x200s standard calibration

detail of next image 

2015_02_17, 14:00-14:30 time UTC exposures taken

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Coma diameter about 12´ bright about 5,5mag 

tail on this picture more than 50´ long

 

Position in constellation AND

app. 49° above horizon

Moon under horizon

 

 

created : 7.03.2015 - updated : 7.02.2015    -  (c) T.Zwach  - photos: Thomas Zwach