Comet Holmes | Keith Finley

Photographer
Keith Finley
Email
finleyhere@comcast.net
Location of photo
Spokane, Washington
Date/Time of photo
Oct. 30, 2007, 2100 local
Equipment
Celestron Nexstar 8, Canon EOS 30D, ASA 1600, 10 sec.
Description
A very interesting comet, not only because of it's as yet unexplaned jump in brightness but the almost concentric series of halos around it and the off center core make it a great target to follow weather with binoculars or telescope.
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