Comet C/2016 M1 (PANSTARRS) seen 2 consecutive mornings with a 120 mm lens

Photographer
alain.jouchoux@gmail.com
Email
alain.jouchoux@gmail.com
Location of photo
My driveway in North Boulder, Co
Date/Time of photo
May 24 2018 at 03:33 am MDT and May 25 2018 at 03:56 am MDT
Equipment
Pentax K-x, 120 mm lens, f1/4, IS0 1600, 30 sec
Description
I am glad I knew where to look! You can see the changing position of comet in relation to the background stars. The comet magnitude was between 9 and 10. Still visible with a long exposure despite the light pollution.
All comments must follow the Sky & Telescope Terms of Use and will be moderated prior to posting. Please be civil in your comments. Sky & Telescope reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter’s username, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

COMMENT

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.