PhotographerJosé J. Chambó Bris
Location of photoSiding Spring, Australia
Date/Time of photo2014 Nov. 26 @ 16:38 UT
EquipmentPlanewave 20" CDK f/4.4 reflector + FLI PL09000 camera
DescriptionImage of comet C/2014 Q2 (Lovejoy) taken on November 26, 2014. Although be to two months of its perihelion already has increased brightness until 8 magnitude, showing a powerful coma of C2 gas with 10' diameter, and a weak ionic tail barely visible in the image toward northwest.