C/2014 Q2 Lovejoy in CAS near NGC559

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 900s standard calibration

detail of next image 

2015_03_22, 15:48-16:03 time UTC exposures taken

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Coma diameter about 18´ bright about 7mag 

tail on this picture app. 80´ long

 

Position in constellation Taurus (CAS) 

near S187 and NGC559

no Moon

app. 44° below horizon

 

 

created : 30.03.2015 - updated : 30.03.2015    -  (c) T.Zwach  - photos: Thomas Zwach