Comet McNaught | Greg Bruggemann

Greg Bruggemann
Location of photo
North Haven, NSW Australia
Date/Time of photo
20th Jan. 2007 9PM
Pentax K100 DSLR
This photo approximates what was seen with the naked eye. While taking phots one passerby told me he had just heard on his radio scanner a policeman calling for emergency assistance for what he believed was a plane in trouble, trailing smoke behind it. He was quickly informed by HQ that it was a comet!