Lovejoy passes the Pleiades

Photographer
Stan Honda
Email
stanhonda@gmail.com
Location of photo
near Taos, New Mexico, USA
Date/Time of photo
Jan 15, 2014, 9:42pm
Equipment
I used a Nikon D800 with a 70-200mm f4 lens on an iOptron SkyTracker
Description
Very clear and dark sky about 20 mile outside of Taos, NM. Nice view through a 4" refractor, images show lots of detail in the comet's tail. Spectacular view as it slowly passes the Pleiades.
Website
http://www.stanhonda.com/
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