PhotographerTheofanis N. Matsopoulos
Location of photoPenteli,Greece
Date/Time of photo23/3/2013 ,19:50
EquipmentCamera:Canon EOS 60D
Exp:1sec X 6frames
DescriptionComet C/2011 L4 (PANSTARRS) over Athens. PANSTARRS is a non-periodic comet discovered in June 2011 that became visible to the naked eye when it was near perihelion in March 2013.The comet was discovered using the Pan-STARRS telescope located near the summit of Haleakalā, on the island of Maui in Hawaii (U.S.).