PhotographerJosé J. Chambó Bris
Location of photoSiding Spring (Australia)
Date/Time of photoJun 22, 2015 @ 19:01 UT
EquipmentPlanewave 20" CDK f/4.5 reflector + FLI-PL6303E camera
DescriptionComet C/2013 US10 (Catalina) imaged on June 22, 2015 approaching to 23' at north of the spiral barred galaxy NGC 7723 and on a background with tens of tiny galaxies in the Aquarius constellation. Comet C/2013 US10 (Catalina), that is here around 10.5 magnitude and shows a short dust tail, will increase its brightness until reach magnitude 6 at the beginning of 2016.