comet 2006p1 at perihelion | Marco Fulle

Photographer
Marco Fulle
Email
mfulle@libero.it
Location of photo
Monte Panarotta (2002m.a.s.l.), Trento, Italy
Date/Time of photo
12 Jan 2007 16h30m UT
Equipment
FujiS3 @ 400ISO f=300mm f/4 @ f/5.6 stack of 4 exposures 1/30 sec each field of image 2.5 x 2 degrees
Description
Thanks to marvellos weather and the height of the isolated peak where we observed in Dolomite Alps, it was possible to see the comet setting at 16.39 UT above 5 arcmin only the geometrical horizon. Spotted before the sunset well before Venus.
Website
www.stromboli.net