Comet Holmes 10-29-07 | Larry Fullerton

Photographer
Larry Fullerton
Email
reg@hsv.com
Location of photo
Huntsville, AL
Date/Time of photo
7:38 PM CST
Equipment
Nikon D70 camera with a 300 MM, F4 fixed fl lens and 8 seconds exposure without a star tracker. ISO was set to 1600.
Description
The dust cloud has a distinctly yellowish hue and an indistinct central core. The outer extent of the cloud is however very distinct and it will be interesting to watch it expand and evolve over the next few weeks until the next moon interference.