Comet McNaught passing Mu Persei & 48 Persei on its way to the Sun | Lynn van Rooijen

Photographer
Lynn van Rooijen
Email
lynnvr@planet.nl
Location of photo
Blaricum, Netherlands
Date/Time of photo
17 June 2010, 2:00
Equipment
Stellarvue 80ED on Astrotrac with Starlight Xpress M25c and Lumicon Deep Sky filter. 1920s, 23 images. Comet-focused layered over background-focused image.
Description
Challenging image since Comet McNaught C/2009 R1 is barely above the horizon while at 52N, the Sun is barely under. Had to take this from an attic window to see low enough, and so 80mm was the largest scope I could use.
Website
http://www.wpshetgooi.nl/lynn_van_rooijen.htm
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