PhotographerJosé J. Chambó
Location of photoBenali, Valencia (Spain)
Date/Time of photo2013-08-10 @ 01:48
EquipmentGSO 8" f/4 Refractor + Canon EOS 350D camera (4×180 sec. at ISO 1600)
DescriptionThe comet C/2012 F6 Lemmon imaged on August 10, 2013. In spite of have moved away of Sun until 2,4 A.U. and shine with 10,5 magnitude, the comet still shows a magnificent appearance, More over, the closeness of Earth to its orbit plane do possible to see in this image a anti-tail about 0.5º long.