C/2014 Q2 Lovejoy

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

Observatory: Mayhill, New Mexico

Telescope T14 Takahashi FSQ Fuorite 106mm f/5.0 530mm, SBIG STL-11000M

1x 600s standard calibration

detail of next image 

2015_02_19, 16:17-16:27 time UTC exposures taken


Coma diameter about 14´ bright about 5mag 

tail on this picture more than 160´ long


Position in constellation Taurus (PER) 

near M76

app. 27° above horizon

Moon under horizon



created : 20.02.2015 - updated : 20.02.2015    -  (c) T.Zwach  - photos: Thomas Zwach