Faint Comet 237P/LINEAR with a nice Tail

Photographer
Mike Olason
Email
moicylander@centurylink.net
Location of photo
Denver Colorado
Date/Time of photo
26 October 2017, 0552UT
Equipment
11" SCT f/6.4 and STF-8300M CCD Camera
Description
Magnitude 19 Comet 237P/LINEAR has a nice 0.2 degree long tail in this 1 hour average of six 10 minute images. 237P was at Perihelion last October 2016 and is currently 218 million miles from Earth on it's way to Aphelion some 470 million miles from the Sun during it's 6.58 year orbit.
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