Location of photoLos Angeles, California
Date/Time of photo11/16/07 11pst
Equipment6 inch Schmidt Newtonian on homemade crystal controlled right ascension platform.
Canon Rebel RAW X11 1600 30s
DescriptionComet Holmes increased brightness by a factor of about a million, going from magnitude 17 to 2. This makes it visible to the unaided eye as well as binoculars and telescopes.