Comet Lovejoy Jan.25

José J. Chambó Bris
Location of photo
Mayhill, New Mexico (USA)
Date/Time of photo
2015-Jan-25 @ 23:06 UT
Takahashi Takahashi FSQ-106ED refractor + SBIG STL-11000M camera
Comet C/2014 Q2 (Lovejoy) imaged on January 25, 2015 into a field of 4.5 deg lenght and 2 deg width. The tail still showing structures in spite of seems less active than previous days. Under comet head there is a cluster of small galaxies, being the brightest NGC 1060.
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