Comet 17P Holmes | Timothy Dey

Photographer
Timothy Dey
Email
dr.dey@deygroup.com
Location of photo
Detroit, MI
Date/Time of photo
0:00 UTC 25 Oct 2007
Equipment
Shot through a Meade LX200 (f/10) 10" scope with a Canon Digital Rebel XT and a SkyGlow Broadband filter. The photo is a single, cropped, unprocessed image of 30" duration at ISO 400.
Description
Even next to the brightest full moon of the year and shot from downtown Detroit, Comet 17P Holmes is starting to reveal a "bullseye" structure in the components of the tail.