Comet C/2013 UQ4 (Catalina)

Photographer
jjchambo@hotmail.com
Email
jjchambo@hotmail.com
Location of photo
Vallés, Valencia (Spain)
Date/Time of photo
July 5, 2014
Equipment
GSO 8" f/4 Reflector + Canon EOS 350D camera (26×60 sec. at ISO 1600)
Description
The comet C/2013 UQ4 Catalina shot on July 5, 2014. The 6' wide coma seems be more developed toward northeast in its direction travel; is visible a gas tail emerging of nucleus with jets at different angle that reach 7' long toward southwest. The more brilliant star in field has 8.2 magnitude.
Website
http://cometografia.es
CATEGORIES
Meteor, Comet & Asteroid Pictures, Online Gallery
Pepe Chambó

About jjchambo@hotmail.com

I'm an astrophotographer mainly specialized in image comets, with several images published in astronomical magazines and Internet media. I have been shortlisted in the awards of Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2015 and 2016. Until now four of my images has been selected as APOD – NASA (Astronomy Picture of the Day).
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