PhotographerGraeme White and Michael Maher
Location of photoWagga Wagga, Australia
Date/Time of photoChristmas eve, at 04:00 local Summer time
EquipmentNikon D90, 18 mm f/3.5 at maximum ISO and with full noise reduction on Losmandy mount, 90 sec exposure.
Photo taken in deep twilight.
DescriptionComet Lovejoy photographed from Wagga Wagga, Australia. By eye, no head could be seen but it photographed well. Head is in Scorpio and tail extends up into Centaurus. The Milky Way is to the right of the comet.