Comet Asassn1 Approaching Alpha Camelopardalis

Photographer
Alan Potts
Email
pott_sa@tiscali.co.uk
Location of photo
Newport, South Wales, UK
Date/Time of photo
28th October 2017. Mid-exposure time 00h 53m UTC.
Equipment
300mm lens on Nikon D3300 DSLR. Mounted on simple, driven German equatorial mount.
Description
The post-perihelion Comet Asassn1 on the 28th October making its way north though Camelopardalis. The bright star to lower left is 4th magnitude alpha Cam just over 1 degree from the comet.
Website
https://www.photocrowd.com/photographer-community/49727/
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