C/2006 P1, bigger and brighter | Robert B Slobins

Photographer
Robert B Slobins
Email
rbs@flashspectrum.com
Location of photo
Middletown, DE
Date/Time of photo
2007 Jan 10, 22:33 UTC
Equipment
Fuji S2 Pro with Tamron 300/2.8 lens and Gitzo Studex tripod and head. F/5.6, ISO 400, 1/15 second
Description
This time, I was able to pick up this comet 18 minutes after sunset. It appeared through my 9.5X76 refractor with a slightly forked dust tail of at least 1 degree length. As twilight deepened, this -3 magnitude comet's tail was visible to 2 degrees.