PhotographerJosé J. Chambó Bris
Location of photoSiding Spring, Australia
Date/Time of photo2015-Mar-22 @ 18:43 UT
EquipmentTakahashi FSQ-106ED refractor & SBIG STL-1100M camera
DescriptionNova Sgr 2015 no.2 in the middle of this wide field image covering 2.5 square degrees located in central area of "Sagittarius Teapot". A star between near half a million stars visible in this photo, taken on March 22, 2015 just as the Nova reached its maximum brightness at 4.3 magnitude.