Comet 10P Tempel visually passing through the Lagoon Nebula M8

Photographer
Icylander2
Email
moicylander@centurylink.net
Location of photo
Denver Colorado
Date/Time of photo
0128UT 11/02/2015
Equipment
6" SCT f/10, SBIG STF-8300M
Description
Comet 10P Tempel passing visually through the Lagoon Nebula M8. Imaged shortly after sunset due to the comets low altitude (11 degrees) in the southwest sky. 300 second image to expose the nebula and comet, but not smear the comet due to it's movement of 2 arc minutes per hour.