Location of photoTucson, AZ
Date/Time of photo11/04/07, 7:30 PM,MST
EquipmentCanon 10D Digital SLR, 400 mm telephoto lens.
21 exposures of two minutes each.
Camera piggy-backed on Meade 8 inch LX200 for tracking.
Image processed With ImagesPlus and Photoshop.
North is UP.
DescriptionCan clearly see background stars THROUGH the semitransparent "dustball" of Comet 17P/Holmes if one magnifies the picture.
Size is about one quarter degree.