THE MARS COMET

Photographer
Alan Tough
Email
alantough@gmail.com
Location of photo
Siding Spring Observatory (remote)
Date/Time of photo
2014 October 19 09:55 UT
Equipment
PlaneWave 20" CDK and FLI-PL09000 CCD
Description
This LRGB image of Comet C/2013 A1 (Siding Spring) was taken remotely using iTelescope T31 in Siding Spring, Australia. At the time the comet was only 20.5 arc-minutes from the dazzling planet Mars.
Website
https://www.flickr.com/photos/7776810@N07/