PhotographerMarcelo Daniel Cerdan
Location of photoMendoza, Argentina
Date/Time of photo1-22-2007 22:14 LMT
EquipmentCanon Powershot A620 digital camera on EQ5 equatorial mount
DescriptionNaked eye comet P1 McNaught as seen from Mendoza, Argentina. The comets´ bright nucleus and arching ion tail extending more than 20 degrees was clearly visible minutes after sunset.