Comet McNaught in twillight | Laszlo Kiss

Photographer
Laszlo Kiss
Email
laszlo@physics.usyd.edu.au
Location of photo
Katoomba, NSW, Australia
Date/Time of photo
20 Jan. 2007
Equipment
Canon EOS 300D
Description
Comet McNaught in the twillight. In the centre of the image is constellation Grus resembling the northern Cygnus. 6x30 sec exposures at ISO 1600. The farthest points of the tail are about 50 deg from the nucleus.
Website
http://www.physics.usyd.edu.au/~laszlo/Comet_McNaught.html
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